Person Injured After 30-Foot Fall at Groton Sewage Treatment Plant

A person was seriously injured after a 30-foot fall at the Groton sewage treatment plant Monday.

Fire officials confirmed there is ongoing construction at the plant and that someone fell approximately 30 feet into the plant Monday. Firefighters used a Stokes basket to rescue the victim, who suffered significant injuries.

The victim was removed from the area by ambulance then airlifted by LifeStar to the hospital for treatment.

It was not clear if the victim was an employee of the plant or a contractor.

More information was not immediately available.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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