SIMSBURY, CT (WFSB) -- A person was rescued from Talcott Mountain in Simsbury after falling off a cliff.

It happened on Wednesday afternoon, around 1:30 p.m. fire officials said.

Crews rappelled down more than 125 feet and were able to put the victim in a basket to be hauled back up the cliff.

A LIFE STAR helicopter responded to the scene.

The condition of the victim is unknown at this time.

Stay with Ch. 3 as more information becomes available.

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