A 19 year old Chicopee , Massachusetts man slipped and fell some 20 feet into the water while walking along the falls at Enders State Forest in Granby Tuesday evening.A friend he was with called 911 just after 6 pm. The victim made his way to the shore and he was flown to Hartford Hospital.
Granby Police and EMS and the High Angle Rescue Unit of the Simsbury Fire Department along with Department of Energy and Environmental Protection EnCon Police responded. The Enders State Forest is under the jurisdiction of the DEEP.
Last month a 15 year old girl was killed when she fell into the water at the falls in the State Forest.