Several Injured In Boating Accident

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) _ A late-night boating accident on Lake Zoar has left several people injured.

Newtown police say a boat hit some rocks just before 11:30 p.m., flipping it and sending several people into the water.

The News-Times of Danbury reports crews from Newtown, Southbury and Oxford all responded to the accident. The victims were brought to shore at Alqonquin trial then sent to a local hospital. It was not immediately clear how many people were treated, but police say none of the injuries were life threatening.

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