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  Iyar 28, 5780 , 22/05/20

71-year-old man found unconscious in Beer Sheva from heatstroke

A 71-year-old man has been found unconscious in his apartment in Beer Sheva, in serious condition, most probably due to heat exhaustion.

MDA responders and paramedics treated him at the scene and transported him to Soroka hospital.

MDA paramedic Oren Wacht said, "When we arrived, we saw a 71-year-old man lying on the floor of his apartment, unconscious, with symptoms of heat exhaustion. We provided him with life-saving first aid including cooling his body and giving liquids, and then took him to hospital where his condition was defined as serious."

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