Yeshiva student drowns in reservoir near Beit Shemesh

May 28, 2015 21:31


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Emergency workers pronounced the death Thursday of a yeshiva student who drowned after entering the waters to swim in the Beit Zayit Reservoir near Beit Shemesh.

Following attempts by rescue divers and firefighters to locate the young man in his 20s in the swampy waters, he was extracted unconscious from the reservoir and pronounced dead on the scene

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