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Woman rescued after falling from cliff at Old Furnace State Park

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KILLINGLY, CT (WFSB) -

A woman had to be rescued Friday night after falling down a cliff at Old Furnace State Park in Killingly.

According to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, the woman was hiking when she lost her footing and fell down the cliff around 8 p.m.

The victim, only identified as a 42-year-old woman at this time, suffered significant injuries and was flown by a Life Star helicopter to an area hospital for treatment.

There is no update on here condition at this time.

DEEP said the incident remains under investigation.

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