16-year-old killed after abandoned shell explodes in Arad

By MELANIE LIDMAN
February 28, 2011 19:18

A 16-year-old boy was killed when an abandoned shell he was playing with exploded in an empty field near Arad on Monday, police reported.

Jamal Mabada was killed when a 105-mm shell exploded after he playing with it.

His friend who was near him was not injured and went immediately to alert the police.

Magen David Paramedics pronounced him dead when they arrived on the scene. The event is under investigation.


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