IDF paratrooper in critical care from drill accident

The IDF announced Thursday that a paratrooper was seriously wounded on Wednesday during a training accident at a base in the South.

Sources indicated that a ricochet bullet may have hit him in the head.

He was evacuated to a medical center. His name is under a gag order, though his family has been updated.

In addition, the Military Police has opened a probe into the incident and more details will be made public as the investigation progresses.

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