Hiker injured by landmine near Moshav Yardena in Beit She'an area

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October 30, 2013 14:06

 
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A 37-year-old man hiking near Moshav Yardena in the Beit She'an Valley on Wednesday stepped on a landmine, sustaining moderate injuries.

The injured man was part of a group of hikers, and had entered an abandoned building, where the landmine was located.

The 37-year-old was evacuated by helicopter to Rambam Medical Center in Haifa.

The Beit She'an police bomb squad technicians were en route to the site.

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