More than seven hours of continued operation to rescue the 41-year-old Israeli who engaged in snepling in the area of the riverbed Zavitan in the Golan.
Around 14:00 police-reported in rescue service about that in the «black cleft» on the Creek Zavitan in a difficult situation was visited by two Israelis, descended on ropes to the water. One of the men managed to stand up and tell the police that his friend needed help.
The situation was complicated by difficult weather conditions and the fact that the Creek after rains overflowed. Rescuers say that in a few hours they heard the man’s voice, but couldn’t see it.
When rescuers reached the men, he was already unconscious. Doctors rescue unit 669, the IDF air force had the man first aid and took him to the hospital in Tiberias.
The condition of the man is estimated by doctors as heavy.