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  9/5/2011, Elul 6, 5771

Haifa: Sanitation Worker Run Over by Garbage Truck


A sanitation worker in his 50s was run over and killed early Monday morning by a garbage truck near the Paz bridge in Haifa.

The accident occurred when the truck backed up and the driver did not notice the employee behind him. A team of Magen David Adom paramedics pronounced the employee dead. The police detained the truck driver for questioning.