A teenager who was swept away when a flash flood hit near the city of Karmiel in northern Israel has been located by rescue teams Monday morning.

Earlier Monday morning, the teenager disappeared after a flash flood was reported in Nahal Hilazon (Snail Creek), a popular hiking and biking trail in the Galilee.

Northern district police and search and rescue teams were dispatched to locate the missing teen, using both ground units and a helicopter team to scour the area.

The teen was later found by rescue teams, and was evacuated to an area hospital for treatment. He is listed in critical condition.

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