Boat overturns near Bleachery dam

NEW MILFORD — Passersby have retrieved a pair of boaters from Lake Lillinonah just south of The Bleachery dam, according to New Milford Police.

Their 14-foot aluminum boat capsized at about 12:50 p.m. and the boaters were assisted by another boater prior to fire personnel arriving from Water Witch Hose Co. No. 2.

Names have not been released at this time.

The DEEP is investigating the incident.


Susan Tuz