Boy dies, 6 injured after car overturns near Jordan Valley

Series of deadly road accidents also leave 35-year-old man, Palestinian man and baby dead, 3 injured.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 4, 2011 17:17
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Boy dies, 6 injured after car overturns near Jordan Valley

Car crash shfaram 224.88. (photo credit: Channel 2 )

 
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A 12-year-old boy was killed Friday after a car overturned on Route 90 in the Mehola Junction area in the Jordan Valley.

Another six people were lightly injured during the incident. All the injured people were members of the same family.

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The boy suffered multiple injuries and was treated by Magen David Adom paramedics from the Gilboa area who were forced to pronounce him dead.

On Thursday evening a 35-year-old man was killed also near the Mehola settlement when a truck crashed into the car he was driving.

The Palestinian driver of the truck was lightly injured and was taken to HaEmek Hospital.

Also on Thursday, two people were killed and three more were seriously injured in an accident between an Israeli bus and a Palestinian vehicle on the Yakir-Emmanuel highway in the West Bank.



MDA Paramedics arrived on the scene to treat the wounded.

A Palestinian man and a baby traveling in the vehicle were those killed in the accident.

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