A person is in critical condition after falling 40 feet into a smokestack on Saturday morning in New Haven.
A worker fell into a smokestack at the Central Power Plant on the Yale campus at 120 Tower Parkway and crews pulled the person out of the confined space, New Haven fire officials said.
The worker is in extremely critical condition at Yale-New Haven hospital.
Campus building didn't lose power during the incident, Karen N. Peart, deputy press secretary of Yale's public affairs and communications office, said.
"An active investigation continues into an incident that occurred this morning at the power plant," Peart said.
The circumstances leading up to the worker's fall are unclear.
Hamden firefighters also responded.