Dozens Rescued From Burning Building in Har Nof

YERUSHALAYIM -

Dozens of people were rescued from a burning building in Har Nof, Yerushalayim, on Friday, seven of whom, including two small children, suffered light injury from smoke inhalation.

One apartment was completely destroyed by the fire, and the rest of the building was enveloped in thick smoke before emergency crews could extinguish the blaze.

Hatzolah volunteers administered first aid on the scene to the victims, including two two-month olds. B’chasdei Shamayim, there were no serious injuries.

In addition, representatives from the Electric Corporation and the government Welfare office arrived to assist the family whose apartment was lost in the fire.