A woman who was seriously injured in a boating accident yesterday on Candlewood Lake has succumbed to her injuries. State EnCon Police say 38-year old Wanda Tirado of Waterbury was pulled from the water in New Fairfield by a Good Samaritan vessel.
As Police investigated, a boat that left the scene was identified. 65-year old Gary Morrone of Oakville was charged with reckless operation, failure to help a collision victim and failure to notify law enforcement of injury.
Tirado was a swimmer from the involved vessel. Morrone was released on $10,000 bond for a court appearance on July 3rd.