News Briefs

  5/24/2011, Iyar 20, 5771

Two Israelis Killed in Gush Etzion Crash

Two Israeli citizens were killed and another two were seriously injured in a crash in Gush Etzion, near the town of Elazar. The four were involved in a head-on collision with a truck driven by a Palestinian Authority Arab man.

The accident left part of Highway 60 closed to traffic from both directions.

Earlier in the day one person was killed in a crash between a bus and a truck on Highway 1.