Accidents caused by strong Negev winds, sand storms leave 11 people injured

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 15, 2009 01:46

Several accidents caused by harsh weather left 11 people injured around the country on Tuesday night. Ten people were lightly injured when a dining hall window shattered at the Meridian Hotel in Ein Bokek, by the Dead Sea. The window shattered as a result of strong winds and sand storms ravaging the Negev. Earlier, a man was lightly-to-moderately injured when he was hit by a steel object in Dimona. The man was evacuated to a nearby hospital.


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