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  8/8/2011, Av 8, 5771

Car Hits Light Train in Jerusalem


A passenger car that was making an illegal turn in the Shuafat neighborhood of Jerusalem Monday night, and hit a light rail train that was traveling down the tracks. There were no injuries, but the car was damaged. The train continued its run.

Officials reminded the public that although the light rail has not yet officially begun operation, tests are ongoing at all hours of day and night, throughout the entire city. The public was asked to observe all traffic regulations and not to try and cross the tracks when the light was red.