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The three minors killed in a traffic accident in the northern West Bank
Wednesday night were not all wearing seat belts at the time of
and Samaria Traffic Police said, following an investigation on
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Two of the boys, 14- year-old Daniel Amram and 13-year-old Niv
Nasav, were buried side by side in Netanya in a joint funeral. The third
Idan Kiffer, 11, was laid to rest at a Pardes Hanna cemetery.
were passengers in a truck driven by Kiffer’s father, Amos, who was injured in
the collision with a tractor driven by a Palestinian man. The tractor driver was
Hundreds attended the funerals of the three boys, all residents
of the settlement of Mevo Dotan.
“These are very difficult hours. They
were wonderful children whom everyone knew,” Yael Bar-Dror, spokeswoman of the
settlement, said. Bar-Dror said Amos Kiffer had known tragedy in the
“He lost two brothers in the army,” she said.
several accidents on Thursday. Near Route 5, a bus collided with a truck. The
bus driver was killed and 19 passengers were lightly injured in the
On Route 431, between Rishon Lezion and Ramle, a motorist lost
control of his vehicle and it flipped over. Rescue services extracted
seriously injured people from the wreckage.
On Thursday night, an Israeli
van struck a Palestinian vehicle on Route 437 in the West Bank, nine
one moderately to seriously.