A Life Star helicopter has been called to a skydiving accident in Ellington.
Officials said the accident occurred a short distance away from the Ellington Airport on Meadowbrook Road.
State Police said the female victim struck a tree before falling to the ground. She sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to Hartford Hospital for further treatment.
Connecticut Parachutists Inc. is headquartered at the Ellington Airport. A person who answered their phone said the victim was alert and conscious when transported to the hospital.
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