Heron drone crashes into home in North

The crash took place in the village of Zalafa; no injuries reported apart from three cases of light smoke inhalation.

August 9, 2016 12:38

UAV crashes into home in northern Israeli village (Video: Evyatar Ben Shabat/Kol Haolam Kulo)

UAV crashes into home in northern Israeli village (Video: Evyatar Ben Shabat/Kol Haolam Kulo)


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An IAI Heron 1 drone crashed into a home in a village near Umm El Fahm, in northern Israel, on Tuesday. Residents of the home were evacuated and treated for smoke inhalation, MDA said.

The lightly injured people were taken to the Ha'emek Medical Center for treatment with light injuries. The home sustained significant damage.

IAI said it has launched an investigation into the accident.

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