Woman taken to hospital after fall at Torrington reservoir

Rescue crews responded to a reported fall at a Torrington reservoir Monday, police said.

Life Star helicopter was dispatched to the area of Norfolk Road and Hinsdale Road Monday afternoon, along with local police and fire departments, for a report of a woman falling into the water, according to the Torrington Police Department.

The fall happened in the area between the Reuben Hart Reservoir dam and the Hall Meadow Brook Reservoir, police said.

Torrington Police Chief William Baldwin said the woman was taken to Charlotte Hungerford Hospital from the scene.

Crews were on scene about 4:15 p.m. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection was investigating the incident, police said.

No further information was immediately available.