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Kayaker Pulled From Water at Scoville Reservoir in Wolcott Dies

A kayaker who was pulled from the water at Scoville Reservoir in Wolcott on Sunday has died.

Police said a woman and her fiance were kayaking in the water at Scoville Reservoir when he suffered some sort of medical emergency and fell into the water.

Officers and firefighters searched for the man in the water.

A dive team was also called in. They found the man underwater and took him to the shore, authorities said.

He was taken to St. Mary's Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police have not released the man's identity.

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