Passersby on Thursday evening 11 Menachem Av 5773 at 18:10 saw a child inside a closed parked car on David Yellin Street in Jerusalem. A crowd gathered quickly as efforts began to get into the car, efforts that succeeded after a short period of time.
Baruch Hashem in this case, the toddler was still conscious when taken out and rescuers quickly gave him water as well as cooling him down with ambient temperature water. It was not known just how long the child was inside the car. Ichud Hatzalah was on the scene a short time later.
The crowd in the frum neighborhood near Geula held on to the child as they began searching for a parent.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)