News Briefs

  8/24/2012, Elul 6, 5772

38-Year-Old Drowns at Kinneret Beach

A 38-year-old man from eastern Jerusalem drowned, Friday, at the Gofra Beach on the eastern shore of Lake Kinneret/the Sea of Galilee. The man apparently was diving in order to fish.

Volunteers from a police diving unit recovered the body and the Magen David Adom emergency medical service pronounced him dead.