Elderly woman rescued after days stuck in tub

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A woman is recovering in the hospital after a fall left her trapped in her tub for days.

The woman lives in an apartment on Acapulco Court in Colorado Springs.

When her car didn't move, her garden went unattendedd and newspapers and a package were left sitting outside her door, two neighbors called police to check on her.

Wednesday night, the officers said they found the elderly woman in her tub.

Officers said it appeared she had fallen.

The woman was extremely disoriented and dehydrated, police said.

Neighbors say the woman may have been stuck for 11 days.

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