4 killed in accident between truck and tractor

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 16, 2010 00:19

Four people were killed and one seriously injured in an accident Wednesday evening between a truck and a tractor near Moshav Reihan on Route 596, in northern Samaria, Israel Radio reported.

Three of the dead were children aged 9, 14 and 10, who were passengers in the truck. All three were residents of Mavo Dotan in Samaria.

The driver of the tractor, was a 35-year-old resident of the village of Zababde. His death was pronounced on scene.

The driver of the truck was evacuated by helicopter to Haifa's Rambam Hospital.

The tractor was driving in the median without lights when the truck struck it and flipped over.


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