During Yom Kippur, MDA teams were on the highest level of alert.
The stations reinforced by volunteers, deploying ambulances and Medi-Cycles in the communities and neighborhoods, activating First Responders in synagogues and next to the Western Wall.
MDA teams responded to 2,491 calls. 268 people fainted and suffered dehydration. 1,852 people were evacuated to hospitals.
MDA teams have treated 256 children and adults that were injured while riding bicycles and rollerblades, 24 car accidents victims of which, an 8 year old was critically injured in Tel Aviv and a 10 year old was critically injured in an accident on 443 route, they were both declared deceased in hospital.
24 people were injured from violence of which 1 was shot dead in Galgulia.
MDA teams treated & evacuated to the hospitals 140 women in labor.
During the holiday MDA Blood Services supplied 60 blood units to the hospitals.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families.
Thankfully, the gunman was unable to gain access into the synagogue where up to 80 people were praying.
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