A 6-month-old chareidi girl was transported from her Beit Shemesh home in critical condition on Sunday morning after CPR was performed in the home. According to a Hadassah Ein Kerem spokesman, the child arrived in critical condition and was pronounced dead a short time following arrival.
MDA and United Hatzalah received the call at 10:30AM, for an apartment in Ramat Beit Shemesh.
United Hatzalah personnel report the began CPR in the home together with MDA personnel. When paramedics arrived, they took over and MDA transported the child to Hadassah. An investigation into events leading to the child going into cardiac arrest has been launched.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)