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Bride dies 9 days after collapsing at her wedding

Woman, 34, a doctor, suffered a cardiac incident during celebrations and was rushed to Beersheba hospital but doctors were unable to save her

A bride who suffered a heart attack at her wedding has died at the Soroka Medical Center in southern Israel on September 9 20202 (Screencapture/Channel 13)
A bride who suffered a heart attack at her wedding has died at the Soroka Medical Center in southern Israel on September 9 20202 (Screencapture/Channel 13)

A 34-year old woman who collapsed at her wedding in southern Israel nine days ago has died, the Soroka Medical Center in Beersheba said Wednesday.

The woman, a doctor who was not named, suffered a cardiac incident during the event.

Her husband and many of the guests were also doctors. They tried to resuscitate her after she collapsed.

She was rushed to Soroka Medical Center where she had been employed, and had been in critical condition for the last 9 days, but doctors were unable to save her.

“We took her to Soroka hospital, seeing a young woman wearing a wedding dress in that condition is one of the worst things I have ever seen in my time as a Magen David Adom volunteer,” one of the medics who treated her told Channel 13.

She will be buried Thursday in the southern city of Ashkelon,

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