Possible Drowning Victim Airlifted In Sussex County (Update)

A possible drowning victim was airlifted to a hospital Thursday morning, state police confirmed.

Northstar medical helicopter

Northstar medical helicopter

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NJSP and state park police responded to Swartswood State Park just before 10:15 a.m., Sgt. Philip Curry told

Initial reports stated that the victim was a male kayaker.

The victim was taken to Newton Hospital before being airlifted to Morristown Medical Center, Curry said.

The victim’s current condition was not known.

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