Boater Dies After Capsize on Connecticut River

An unnamed 64-year-old Higganum, CT, man died Aug. 10 following a boating accident on the Connecticut River in the area of Haddam Meadows State Park.

CT Environmental Conservation Police responded to the area around 3:20 p.m. after receiving a report of a 14′ boat that had capsizedĀ on the river with one person aboard.

Haddam EMS transported the victim to Middlesex Hospital in Middletown, where was pronounced dead.