Vigilant policeman saves drowning man at Jaffa Beach

A vigilant policeman alerted the Tel Aviv District Police Unit when he noticed a man in his 30s in distress.

Arutz Sheva Staff ,

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A police officer saved the live of a man who was drowning in the Mediterranean, after the man was carried out to sea by an undertow near a beach in Tel Aviv-Jaffa.

The policeman noticed that the man had been carried out to sea, as the man was waving his hands for help after having difficulty returning to shore.

The policeman alerted the Tel Aviv District Police Unit, whose officers are experienced in saving the lives of swimmers in distress.

As soon as the report was received, the naval police officers jumped into a police boat and headed to the scene. With the help of the alert policeman, they were able to spot the man at sea.

The man was then pulled from the waters into the police, suffering from exhausted. He was then treated by the MDA teams called to the scene.