News Briefs

  9/1/2011, Elul 2, 5771

Two Cases of Snake Bites Reported

A woman around the age of 50 suffered moderate wounds, Thursday evening, when she was bitten by a snake on Lechi Street in Ra'anana. The Magen David Adom (MADA - Red Star of David) emergency service took her to Meir Hospital in Kfar Sava for treatment.

A twelve-year-old boy was bitten by a snake in Kfar Sirkin, next to Petach Tikva. MADA paramedics treated the boy and took him to Schneider Children's Hospital in Petach Tikva, where he was treated for light wounds.