30 Year Old Man Injured in Akko Riots

Central Bus Station in Akko. (yfrimer)

MDA medics and paramedics operating near the Central Bus Station in Akko were able to provide medical treatment for a 30-year-old man in critical condition with a head injury that he apparently suffered during the ongoing riots in the city. MDA medics transported the injured man to the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya where he is anesthetized and intubated.

Senior MDA paramedic Firas Rice said: “We were near the area when we saw the wounded man lying unconscious and suffering from a bleeding head injury. We immediately began life-saving medical treatment that included bandages and resuscitation, and evacuated him in stable condition for further treatment at the hospital.”