Once again, EMS responders arrived at the scene of a Jerusalem home after a child fell from a significant height. This call took place in the Ramot neighborhood, where a 4.5-year-old boy for 4.5 meters (15 feet). According to an Ichud Hatzalah report, the child was transported by MDA paramedics to Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital in moderate condition.
Ichud (United) Hatzalah officials report the case, which occurred on Wednesday 18 Tammuz 5773, was the eighth in the capital in the past two weeks.
Once again Ichud officials call on parents to monitor the activities of small children and to do their utmost to ensure their recreational area is safe and age appropriate.
(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)