Swimming off limits at Indian Well State Park in Shelton due to high bacteria

Officials say Indian Well State Park is closed because of blue-green algae in the water.

The algae can produce toxins that are harmful for humans and dogs.

The algae can produce toxins that are harmful for humans and dogs. (9/4/15)

SHELTON - A state park in Shelton will be closed for swimming over the Labor Day weekend.

Officials say Indian Well State Park is closed because of blue-green algae in the water.

The algae can produce toxins that are harmful for humans and dogs.

Officials say the algae has closed the park to swimmers for more than a week.

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