News Briefs

  10/8/2011, Tishrei 10, 5772

MDA Treated Thousands Over Yom Kippur

Magen David Adom’s emergency crews treated 2,168 people over the Yom Kippur holiday, 58 of whom fainted while fasting. The paramedics reportedly had to resuscitate 28 individuals.

Additionally, 246 kids suffered minor injuries while riding bicycles and rollerblades.