Magen David Adom ambulance (illustration)
Magen David Adom ambulance (illustration) iStock

A two-year-old child was declared dead Sunday, after he was found unconscious at a kindergarten in Haifa, with a curtain or rope got entangled around his neck.

An ambulance that arrived at the scene, gave the child emergency care and rushed him to Rambam Hospital in critical condition.

MDA paramedic, Ofer Vinik said, "on our way to the incident, staff were already working on the child to save his life, instructed by the MDA call center staff."

"When we arrived, we found a child unconscious, without a pulse and not breathing. We immediately started to save his life and rushed him to hospital, in critical condition."

Doctors at Rambam Hospital later declared the toddler dead.