18:04 at the point of admission emergency service «Magen David Adom» received a message about the incident on the beach «Leonardo» in the Dead sea. The scene was dispatched «soon».
According to paramedics, the elderly man felt unwell, going into the water and began to sink. On the shore he was helped out by rescuers.
A man in a state of moderate severity was taken to the hospital «Soroka» in beer-Sheva.