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

Girl in critical condition after near drowning on Ein Gev beach

7-year-old's family draws drowning girl from water; MDA resuscitates, evacuates to Ziv hospital by helicopter in critical condition.Mordechai Sones, 8/29/2017, 5:53 PM

Commander of drowned IDF soldier convicted

Major who authorized activity in which soldier drowned convicted, sentenced to 3 months in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2017, 4:19 PM

10 haredi students nearly drown in Jordan River

Police rescue 10 members of haredi family from rough waters in Jordan River.Gary Willig, 8/10/2017, 5:20 PM

Woman drowns in Bat Yam

Civilians pull 60-year-old woman from water, rescue workers fail to revive her.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2017, 10:47 AM

Baby hospitalized after nearly drowning in swimming pool

1.5-year old boy nearly drowns in northern Israel, is evacuated to hospital in moderate condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2017, 2:23 PM

Footage of 9-year-old's drowning released

Parents consent to release footage of 9-year-old son drowning in public pool as lifeguards fail to notice child's rescue by other bathers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 10:20 PM

Report: 'Lev Tahor' leader has drowned in Mexico

Leader of ultra-stringent group dies while immersing in river, Foreign Ministry investigates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2017, 10:41 PM

25-year old drowns in Kinneret

Man who went swimming in Kinneret with friend disappears. Police later find his body.Orly Harari, 6/26/2017, 2:33 PM

Israel Dog Unit essential in search for drowned man in Kinneret

Dogs floated on rafts aided divers and navy sonar, ultimately detected body.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2017, 4:37 PM

11-year-old nearly drowns in pool, condition critical

Child at Bat Mitzvah celebration pulled out of water and treated by lifeguard and doctor who arrived on scene until arrival of MDA team.Mordechai Sones, 6/6/2017, 10:42 PM

Drowning victim laid to rest,'He saved a life as he died'

'Nahman saved another person in his final minutes of life and then died himself.'Eliran Aharon, 4/18/2017, 4:41 PM

Car plunges into pool, 30-year-old drowns

Car swerves into fish pool, civilians rescue three men. One dies.Orly Harari, 4/15/2017, 8:44 PM

Search for three missing in Kinneret continues

Israeli police increase efforts to find three people who went missing in three separate incidents on Kinneret while rafting.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2017, 3:09 PM

Jerusalem baby drowns in home accident

An 11-month-old baby who fell into a tub of water Friday passed away Wednesday in Shaarei Tzedek hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 7:55 PM

Two-year-old in critical condition after near-drowning

A toddler nearly drowns in a private pool in the Modi'in region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2016, 8:18 PM

Mother of drowned soldier: I want the officers punished

Her son's commanding officers have been demoted and rebuked, but drowned soldier's mother insists they be court-martialed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 8:19 PM

21-year-old drowns at Sdot Yam beach

A youth from Or Akiva was drawn from the water today near Sdot Yam. Paramedics pronounced him dead.Orli Harari, 9/3/2016, 8:59 PM

Boy gets stuck in Jacuzzi, in critical condition

A boy whose finger got stuck in the engine of a Jacuzzi in a private home in Tel Aviv is in critical condition.Reut Hadar, 8/11/2016, 8:47 PM

Baby drowns in bathtub in Jerusalem

The 18-month-old girl's condition is termed very serious. MDA paramedics administered CPR and evacuated the child to the hospital.Ido Ben Porat, 8/2/2016, 10:49 PM

Israeli soldier drowns near Gaza

A 19-year-old Israeli soldier drowned in a water reserve near Kibbutz Kissufim in the Negev.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2016, 7:25 PM

Eight-year-old child drowns in hotel near Dead Sea

MDA first responders unable to save child who had been dragged out of pool. Health organization warns against leaving children unsupervised.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2016, 4:18 PM

Man drowns in Kibbutz Regavim while repairing pool

Tragedy in Kibbutz Regavim: Man hired to fix pool is trapped underwater and drowns.Uzi Baruch, 7/7/2016, 10:36 AM

Tragedy at sea: Two drown in Mediterranean

Two dead in separate drowning incidents just minutes apart: A 73-year-old man drowned in Akko and a 70-year-old woman drowned in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 9:48 AM

Toddler falls into pool, is in serious condition

Three-year-old girl is unconscious and being artificially respirated after falling into private pool in Sderot.Reut Hadar, 6/16/2016, 8:17 PM

Son of leading Israeli kiruv rabbi drowns in tragic accident

Shimon Lasri hospitalized in critical condition on Friday after drowning off the coast of Ashkelon; doctors pronounced his death on Shavuot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2016, 10:57 PM