Improvement in Condition of Victims of Yerushalayim Attack

Israeli security forces at the scene of a shooting attack outside the Old City of Yerushalayim, early Sunday. (Jamal Awad/Flash90)

The Shaare Zedek Medical Center on Monday morning reported, b’chasdei Shamayim, that the condition of those seriously wounded in Sunday’s shooting attack in the Old City of Yerushalayim had improved.

Eight people were wounded in the attack.

According to Shaare Zedek, the woman and the man who is in his 40s have seen their condition stabilize and are no longer in danger of their lives, baruch Hashem.

The hospital also said that the condition of the premature infant who was delivered following the attack has stabilized and is improving.

Dr. Alona Bin-Nun, director of the NICU at Shaare Zedek, said, “The infant still needs significant support and is not yet out of danger of his life. We are providing him with intensive treatment. The time of his birth and what happened before and after the birth are things which are critical. He suffers from low blood pressure.”

Hadassah Mount Scopus Medical Center reported on the condition of 19-year-old Elazar Frover, who was injured along with his brother Dovi when the two were shot in the shoulder as they waited for a bus.

Elazar’s condition is considered light, and he suffered from a fracture and is hospitalized in the orthopedic ward. On Sunday, his wounded brother arrived in Hadassah, and the two reunited at the hospital.

A man of about 20 is hospitalized at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center in moderate condition. He is fully conscious and suffered bullet wounds to his neck and hand.

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