Doctors are trying to save the leg of a 14-year-old boy, after a large rock fell on him at Kever Shmuel Hanavi.
United Hatzolah say that the horrifying incident happened on Thursday night at the Kever, when the boy was climbing or trying to sit on a stone wall, when suddenly, a massive piece of rock fell off, knocking the boy down. The large rock fell on top of the boy, pinning his leg underneath.
He was rushed to Hadasssah Ein Kerem Hospital, where he was brought into the Trauma Unit. Doctors immediately took him into emergency surgery, where they are working to save his leg.
He is listed in serious condition.
The boy is reportedly is the son of the Chabad Shliach to Philadelphia currently on a visit to Eretz Yisroel.
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(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)