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Two men drown on Mediterranean beaches, woman in serious condition

Medics manage to restart heart of 65-year-old woman, rush her to Haifa hospital

File: People crowd the beach at Palmachim Nature Park, near Ashdod, on June 5, 2021 (Yossi Aloni/FLASH90)
File: People crowd the beach at Palmachim Nature Park, near Ashdod, on June 5, 2021 (Yossi Aloni/FLASH90)

Two men drowned Saturday and a third woman nearly drowned
on Israel’s Mediterranean beaches.

The male victims were a man aged around 70 who drowned in Kiryat Yam, near Haifa, and a man in his 50s who drowned near Zichron Ya’akov.

Paramedics attempted to resuscitate both men but could not save them.

The woman, 65, was treated by paramedics at a Haifa beach. The medics were able to restart her heart and rushed her to Rambam Medical Center on a respirator and in serious condition.

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