Since Wednesday night, police and rescue personnel have been searching Kinneret Lake for a missing 22-year-old Chareidi citizen of Elad. Police attempted to find the young person who had reportedly leaped into the sea from a kayak without wearing a life jacket using Coast Guard motorboats, water motorcyclists, and helicopters.
Family members of the young person have contacted to ask for prayers for Yisrael Ben Rachel.
The chief of the Tiberias police department, Dep. Yigal Ben-Lulu, the district superintendent, stated that “on Wednesday at 16:50, we got a complaint about a guy who went with a kayak 300 meters from the coast and dived into the ocean without a life jacket. He has not been found since.
In Kinneret Lake’s northeastern corner, the incident occurred close to the Kursi beach.