J'lem: Boy, 5, nearly drowns in Kibbutz Ramat Rahel pool

By MELANIE LIDMAN
June 8, 2011 20:35

A four-year-old boy nearly drowned at the Ramat Rahel Kibbutz pool on Wednesday afternoon during the Shavuot holiday.

Magen David Adom were called to the scene and found the boy unconscious and unresponsive, and immediately started CPR.

He was evacuated to Shaare Tzedek hospital in critical condition.

Jerusalem police took the pool director and two lifeguards for questioning on suspect of negligence.


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