Boater dies on Connecticut River in Haddam

Published on Sunday, 12 August 2018 20:34
Written by AP

HADDAM (AP) - Authorities say a man has died during a boating accident in Connecticut.

State Environmental Conservation Police responded to a report of a single vessel boating accident on the Connecticut River on Friday afternoon in Haddam.

Witnesses at the Haddam Meadows State Park Boat Launch saw a small open skiff capsized, with a man floating face down in the water.

Emergency personnel transported 64-year-old Gunnar Grenman of Higganum to Middlesex Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Posted in New Britain Herald, State on Sunday, 12 August 2018 20:34. Updated: Sunday, 12 August 2018 20:37.