PD: Woman dies after drowning at a home pool in Hamden
HAMDEN — Police said a 64-year-old woman has died after drowning in a pool at a Shepard Avenue home Thursday afternoon.
Hamden Police Department said when they arrived to the home, Hamden Fire Department personnel was attempting to resuscitate the 64 year-old female victim.
Police added that she was then transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital for medical treatment where she died shortly thereafter.
“A preliminary investigation has revealed that the victim’s husband found her face down in the family pool,” police said in a release. “He immediately jumped into the pool and attempted to keep her head above water.”
Police said a neighbor also rushed to the scene to lend assistance.
The identity of the victim has not been released at this time.