IDF soldier shot, moderately hurt in training accident

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 10, 2012 12:43

 
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An IDF soldier was shot and moderately injured during a training accident at the Hawara checkpoint in the West Bank on Thursday.

According to Israel Radio, the soldier was injured when a fellow soldier accidentally fired his weapon during the exercise.

The injured soldier was evacuated to Rabin Medical Center - Beilinson Campus in Petah Tikva.

The IDF was investigating the circumstances of the incident.

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