Boating accident on Candlewood Lake

UPDATE: 1:22 p.m. Danbury Hospital reports that Donald Bullock, of New Fairfield, was admitted Sunday night and is in fair condition as of Monday afternoon.


UPDATE: 10:25 a.m. Monday: The boater injured in an accident at Vaughns Neck in Sherman Sunday evening is Donald Bullock, 60, of New Fairfield.

Bullock was sailing a 13-foot vessel that ran aground about 8 p.m. according to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. He was transported to Danbury Hospital for evaluation.

Ct State Environmental Conservation (EnCon) Police and Candlewood Lake Authority officer as well as Sherman EMS responded to the accident.

Details on Bullock’s condition are expected shortly.


SHERMAN — A boater was transported to Danbury Hospital Sunday night following an accident at Vaughns Neck in Sherman. The accident occurred at about 8 p.m. Initial reports indicate the boat struck a rock. More details coming from DEEP shortly.


Susan Tuz