Two elderly pedestrians killed by bus in Jerusalem

By ETGAR LEFKOVITS
February 9, 2006 19:29




An Israeli couple in their 80's were hit and killed by a Jerusalem bus Thursday while crossing the middle of a city street, police and rescue officials said. The elderly couple were mortally injured in the early-afternoon accident involving an Egged bus on the city's Rehov Yeshayahu, and died of their wounds at Hadassah-University Hospital at Ein Kerem later in the evening. The cause of the accident was under investigation.


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