Quantcast

3 rescued from water in Hartland - WCAX.COM Local Vermont News, Weather and Sports-

3 rescued from water in Hartland

Posted: Updated:

HARTLAND, Vt. (AP) - Rescuers have come to the aid of three people who went into the water and faced a brisk current at Vermont's Sumner Falls in Hartland.

State police say the three men were at the Sumner Falls picnic area off of U.S. Route 5 on Monday. They were out fishing. One of them, who has autism, went into the water, and the others jumped in to help him. All three were last seen moving downriver and emergency crews were called.

After a short amount of time, all three were safely recovered and no one suffered serious injuries.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WCAX. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.