All 30 trapped in tunnel fire in northern Israel rescued

Some 30 Israeli construction workers were trapped inside a storage tunnel due to a fire that broke out on Monday at a construction site near the crusader-era national park and archaeological site Kochav HaYarden in northern Israel.

A large amount of Magen David Adom (MDA) paramedics and Israel Fire and Rescue Services forces were at the scene in an attempt to extinguish the fire and rescue those trapped inside the tunnel.

All 30 constructions workers were rescued from the tunnel fire, which has been extinguished.

This is a developing story.

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