Person rescued after falling over cliff at Talcott Mountain in Simsbury
SIMSBURY — Rescue crews rappelled down more than 125 feet to rescue a person who fell off a cliff at Talcott Mountain on Wednesday afternoon.
A search and rescue team was deployed to Talcott Mountain State Park around 1:30 p.m. A LIFE STAR helicopter was also sent to help find and transport the person, as needed.
WFSB reported that the person was rescued by crews that rappelled down over 125 feet and were able to get the victim in a basket to be brought back up the cliff.
There was no immediate word on the extent of injuries the person sustained in the fall.