Connecticut State Police’s Troop B has confirmed with News 8 that a scuba diver has been found unresponsive in a lake in New Hartford.
Officials say just after 9:00am Saturday, troopers from Troop B in Canaan were dispatched to reports of a diver in distress at West Hill Pond in New Hartford. Emergency crews performed CPR on the person, who was then transported to a local hospital via LifeStar.
There is no word on the current condition of the victim at this time.
Troopers say the incident is currently under investigation.
This is a developing story. News 8 will bring you any updates as they become available.
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