Magen David Adom ambulances 311.
(photo credit: Reuters)
One youth was killed and another was seriously injured when their vehicle
smashed into another car in Kfar Saba over the weekend following a police
The driver of the fleeing vehicle spotted a police checkpoint set
up to test drivers for alcohol outside of the village of Tera, near Kfar Saba
early on Friday, police said.
“The vehicle was driving erratically, and
our officers signaled for the driver to pull over. For an unknown reason, he
took off at high speed. Officers pursued him,” a police spokesman
The chase continued for several kilometers, with the escaping
vehicle flying through red lights. The vehicle then turned into Kfar Saba, drove
through another red light and struck a car that was driving through the
intersection, police added.
The fleeing car’s passenger, 19-year-old Idan
Musai of Kfar Saba, was killed in the accident.
The driver was rushed to
the Beilinson Medical Center in serious condition.
Magen David Adom
paramedics pulled both men out of the wreckage, and attempted to revive Musai
before declaring him dead on the scene.
The driver of the second vehicle
was lightly injured.
Police have launched an investigation into the