(photo credit: Ariel Jerozolimski [illustrative])
A young woman, 25, was killed Friday morning in a hit-and-run accident
on the corner of Pinkas and Weizmann streets in Tel Aviv.
Memorial ride for cyclists killed in accident draws 2,000
was crossing the street when a blue and white Jeep struck her, knocking
her approximately 20 meters down the road into the oncoming lane, where a
second vehicle struck her, killing her instantly.
Magen David Adom paramedics were called to the scene, where they found she had already succumbed to her wounds.
have opened an investigation into the incident and launched a manhunt
for the driver of the blue and white sport utility vehicle that struck her and fled the