18-year-old killed by collapsed pergola at Eilat hotel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 15, 2011 15:43

An 18-year-old was killed in an Eilat hotel Tuesday afternoon, when he was struck in the head by a pergola.

An initial investigation suggested that five friends were sitting in an outside area of the hotel when the pergola collapsed on top of them.

MDA paramedics pronounced the teen's death and rescue personnel extracted his body.

Police were investigating the incident.


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