Stamford police rescue 7-year-old who fell off pier

<p>A 7-year-old boy nearly drowned after falling off a pier at Cummings Park in Stamford.</p>

News 12 Staff

Jul 17, 2017, 10:24 AM

Updated 2,502 days ago


A 7-year-old boy who cannot swim fell off a Cummings Park pier Sunday evening, but Stamford police dove in after him to bring him safely to shore.
Police say they arrived around 6:30 p.m. Sunday to find the terrified boy holding onto a pylon in the water.
Three officers jumped in for the rescue.
The boy was treated at Stamford Hospital and released.

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