Man rescued after car goes into river in Redding

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A driver is recovering after his car plunged into icy water.

The Redding Fire Department says the man was driving along Poverty Hollow Road, when he lost control of his car and went into the Aspetuck River.

Crews had to close off the road to get him out of the river.

He was taken to Danbury Hospital for observation.

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