Man who drowned trying to rescue family laid to rest

Nahayiya mayor eulogizes Moti Ben Shabbat. 'He was a hero of our city and of the entire country.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 4:09 PM

Rabbi Peretz: Nahariya drowning victim was a hero

Education Minister eulogizes Moti Ben Shabbat who drowned as he tried to rescue residents of Nahariya from floods.Hezki Baruch, 1/9/2020, 4:00 AM

Man who drowned trying to rescue family identified

Motti Ben Shabbat drowns after attempting to rescue his family from floods in Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 6:59 PM

Man drowns attempting to rescue others

32-year-old swept away while attempting to save others from floods in Nahariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 4:01 PM

Young couple killed in elevator flood laid to rest

Couple in their 20s killed when Tel Aviv elevator flooded are laid to rest. 'How can we eulogize when your beautiful eyes see everything?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 5:38 PM

Elevator Disaster: 'Extremely rare incident by any measure'

The copious amounts of rain in the Tel Aviv area led to a complete collapse of the drainage system, resulting in 2 tragic deaths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 5:16 PM

Victims of elevator flooding named

Dean Shoshani and Stav Harari named as victims who drowned in flooded Tel Aviv elevator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 12:23 PM

Number of drownings drops by 26% in 2019

Thirteen children died in drownings this summer, child safety organization Beterem says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2019, 1:01 PM

66-year-old drowns at Michmoret Beach

MDA staff forced to determine death of 66-year-old man who drowned this afternoon on Kushi Beach in Michmoret, after CPR efforts failed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 10:34 PM

9-year-old in serious condition after Beit Shemesh near-drowning

Girl pulled from water by lifeguard, taken to hospital in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 11:26 PM

New York rabbi drowns after jumping in lake to save child

Body of New York rabbi found a day after he jumped into an upstate lake to save one of his children from drowning.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 8/21/2019, 2:05 AM

Yeshiva student from Be'er Sheva drowns in the Caribbean

21-year-old who volunteered at Chabad House on Cozumel Island in eastern Mexico drowns in the sea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 12:16 AM

5-year-old nearly drowns at Tel Aviv beach, condition critical

Incident took place at Charles Clore Beach in Tel Aviv. Girl evacuated in critical condition to hospital during CPR operations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 7:00 PM

Netivot toddler dies 10 days after falling into family pool

1.5-year-old boy who fell into in family pool in southern Israel dies 10 days after drowning.David Rosenberg, 8/9/2019, 9:35 AM

Man drowns in pool in Gush Etzion

30-year-old man in critical condition after drowning in a private pool in Gush Etzion.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/2/2019, 8:13 PM

Ramat Gan reels over 7-year-old's drowning death in Greece

Neighbors and friends try to digest the tragic story of the 7-yr. old who drowned in a pool in Crete. 'The community is completely broken.'Sara Rubenstein, 8/1/2019, 9:37 PM

Israeli girl drowns at hotel pool in Greece

8-year-old girl dies during vacation with grandparents on the island of Crete.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2019, 2:36 PM

Family of toddler who nearly drowned: Pray for his recovery

1-and-a-half-year-old who nearly drowned in Netivot pool still in serious condition. His name for prayer: Moshe Giladi ben Bat-el.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2019, 1:43 PM

Baby nearly drowns in private Netivot swimming pool

One-and-a-half-year-old baby nearly drowns in private Netivot home pool, spent minutes underwater.Mordechai Sones, 7/29/2019, 6:39 PM

Search underway for rabbi who went missing in Virginia

Rabbi who serves as counselor at a day camp in Norfolk swept out to sea after going into water to help a student.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 11:57 PM

Toddler dies after drowning in Gush Etzion pool

After being critically injured in drowning incident at Gush Etzion pool south of Jerusalem, two-year-old declared dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2019, 11:03 AM

Toddler who nearly drowned in Gush Etzion in critical condition

Shaare Zedek hospital briefs on status of 2-year-old who nearly drowned in pool Wednesday, as doctors try to stabilize his condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2019, 11:35 AM

Body of young man missing in Kinneret found

Young resident of Jerusalem area went swimming in Kinneret at unsupervised beach near Shikmim. Body found after extensive searches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2019, 1:27 PM

Drowned child's organs to be donated

Parents of 6-year-old who drowned in Nahariya say their son will live on by saving the lives of other children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2019, 1:33 PM

First Lady received lung from teen who drowned in Eilat

Source of lung donated to First Lady Nechama Rivlin identified as Israeli teen who died in diving accident near Eilat.David Rosenberg, 3/13/2019, 10:36 AM

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, 2/18/2019, 2:29 PM

Drowning victim declared dead on Ashkelon beach

Medical team forced to declare death of young man pulled out of sea at the Ashkelon beach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2019, 8:16 AM

Toddler nearly drowns in Gilboa

3-year-old in critical condition after nearly drowning in pool.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2018, 4:49 PM

21-year-old Jerusalem man drowns at Israeli national park

Jerusalem man visiting Gan Hashlosha Sachne park in northern Israel drowns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2018, 8:23 PM

'His desire to save a life was stronger than his judgement'

Friend of Yochai Elkayam, who drowned while rescuing another swimmer in Ashdod yesterday, says he planned to propose to his girlfriend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 8:27 PM

Elderly tourist drowns at beach

82-year-old Ukrainian tourist dies at Olga beach in Hadera.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2018, 7:09 PM

Rescuer drowns after saving woman

30-year-old man dies after rescuing 23-year-old woman from drowning at Ashdod beach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 9:52 PM

Man drowns during ritual purification

50-year-old man dies while immersing himself in the sea before his grandson's Brit Milah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 4:08 PM

Five-year-old girl drowns in Migdal

Girl evacuated by MDA paramedics to Poriya Hospital dies. Since beginning of year 29 children drowned.Mordechai Sones, 8/6/2018, 8:44 PM

Tzfat rabbi: Don't bring children to mikvah

Tzfat's Rabbi Bistritsky instructs parents not to send, bring, children to ritual bath, citing safety concerns.Michal Levi, 8/1/2018, 7:51 AM

9-year-old dies in Dead Sea hotel swimming pool

Girl drowns in hotel pool near Dead Sea in southern Israel.Reut Hadar, 7/18/2018, 9:55 AM

'Lifeguard was on her cell phone while girl drowned'

27-year-old woman who worked as lifeguard at Jerusalem hotel pool charged with negligence after 6-year-old drowned.Ido Ben Porat, 7/17/2018, 10:44 AM

5-year-old dies after pool accident

Child from Beit El hospitalized after nearly downing last week passes away. Funeral to take place Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2018, 8:08 PM

'I ran outside and saw my son in a tub'

Mother of one-year-old drowning victim describes her son's last moments - and how the drowning happened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2018, 4:02 PM

Tragedy in southern Israel

Two-year-old toddler drowns in Telamim in southern Israel. Second toddler in critical condition after near-drowning in Petah Tikva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2018, 8:49 PM

Police raid Tel Aviv pre-military academy

Police raid academy after a hike organized by the institution ended with ten high school students dead.Tzvi Lev, 4/29/2018, 3:22 PM

Blame game after nine students die in flash flood

Education Ministry and Defense Ministry blame each other for the tragic drowning of nine high school students.Tzvi Lev, 4/26/2018, 10:36 PM

Mother charged with murder over baby's drowning in hot tub

According to indictment, mother let her baby son drown in hot tub, preventing entry of other family members into room at Ashdod hotel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2018, 3:01 PM

Ashdod hot tub drowning: Mother intentionally drowned baby

Mother of child who died in hotel hot tub admitted to police she had intentionally held him under water.David Rosenberg, 4/15/2018, 9:32 PM

Infant drowned in jacuzzi laid to rest

1-month-old child buried in Jerusalem after completion of autopsy. Parents remain in custody.Gary Willig, 4/5/2018, 3:48 PM

Parents of drowned infant arrested

Court approves autopsy on 1-month-old baby who died after near-drowning in hotel jacuzzi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2018, 3:28 PM

Baby saved after nearly drowning in bathtub in central Israel

Emergency first responders resuscitate one-year-old boy who nearly drowned in a bathtub.David Rosenberg, 1/15/2018, 6:20 PM

Orphan wed two months after her father drowned

Miriam Sarah Blau marries two months after father, Rabbi Shlomo Zalman Blau, drowned trying to save his 15-year-old daughter.Mordechai Sones, 11/8/2017, 9:54 AM

Woman found dead in Tel Aviv river

Body of elderly woman pulled from Yarkon River in Tel Aviv.Ido Ben Porat, 10/24/2017, 9:43 AM

Jerusalem man drowns in mikvah

47-year-old man drowns in ritual bath just days before son's bar mitzvah celebration.David Rosenberg, 10/23/2017, 12:40 PM

Woman drowns at Netanya beach

Body recovered from Mediterranean after woman drowning; paramedics forced to declare death at the scene.David Rosenberg, 10/20/2017, 8:39 AM

Elderly man drowns at Bat Yam beach

Passersby pull elderly man from beach, lifeguards and paramedics attempt but fail to revive him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2017, 12:47 PM

Child who 'died' dances on stage 5 days later

'I didn’t want to tell the parents at the time, but their boy was clinically dead, and he was brought back from the brink.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2017, 2:52 PM

Miracle on Sukkot

Toddler recovers after nearly drowning on first day of Sukkot holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 7:30 PM

Toddler rescued after nearly drowning dies

2-year-old girl who fell into pool at babysitter's house in northern Israel last week dies.David Rosenberg, 9/19/2017, 11:01 AM

Father drowns in Jordan River, leaves 15 orphans

Father drowns attempting to save daughter in Jordan River, leaves behind 15 children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2017, 10:45 PM

2-year-old girl fighting for her life after near-drowning

Girl in critical condition after nearly drowning in private swimming pool in northern Israel.David Rosenberg, 9/14/2017, 7:26 PM