70-year-old man rescued after falling into Og River during hike

70-year-old man saved by

A 70-year-old man was pulled out of the Og River on Sunday afternoon after falling and injuring his back. The man apparently suffered a fall while accompanying two overseas acquaintances on a hike. A search-and-rescue team from Arad rescued the man from the river, located in the northern Judean Desert. The man was evacuated to the Soroka Hospital in Beersheba for treatment.