A Bat Yam man was run over and killed by a bulldozer while he was sunbathing on
the city's Colony Beach on Tuesday, police reported.
the victim, Oleg Reichlin, 43, from the scene, but pronounced him dead shortly
The bulldozer was being used to cart supplies to a building
site on the beach when it ran over Reichlin. It is assumed that the driver was
not able to see the man from the vehicle's elevated seat and that the incident
was not intentional.
Tel Aviv police said that the Ayalon sub-district's
investigative unit has opened a probe into the accident, and is examining
whether or not the driver is guilty of gross negligence that resulted in