Two kids drown, one survives, in South Jordan


Published: 2017-11-05 18:13

Last Updated: 2023-09-27 18:57

Drowning incidents on the rise in Jordan
Drowning incidents on the rise in Jordan

A child was reported dead, while his sister got injured, after drowning in the King Abdullah Canal, in the South Shouneh area of the Jordan valley, according to a security source.

The source told Roya that both siblings were transferred to Moath Bin Jabal Hospital, where the 9-year-old was pronounced dead, and his 7-year-old sibling was in a bad condition.

Investigations are ongoing to uncover the circumstances that led to the incident.



This article is an edited translation from the Arabic Edition