75-year-old Israeli man dies two hours after getting COVID-19 vaccine

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75-year-old Israeli dies two hours after getting -19 vaccine

A 75-year-old from Beit Shean died Monday morning from cardiac arrest, about two hours after receiving the Pfizer -19 vaccine.

The received the vaccine at 8:30 in the morning, and waited for the customary time at the health clinic before he released to his home feeling well.

Sometime later, the man lost consciousness and later confirmed dead from heart failure.

The Health Ministry said, “A 75-year-old man from of the country suffering from active heart and malignant , who has undergone a of heart attacks, vaccinated this morning against the and died at home shortly after the procedure.”

“The of the Ministry of Health, Prof. Hezi Levy, has appointed a case committee headed by the head of the and Quality Division in the Ministry of Health.

“We share in the family’s grief,” the ministry said, adding “Initial examination does not show a link between the unfortunate incident and the vaccination.”

“The vaccination continues,” it stated.