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  Elul 23, 5772 , 10/09/12

Remand Hearing for Tractor Driver in Fatal Accident

A hearing is scheduled, Monday morning, for extending the remand of the driver of a tractor which struck a jeep, Sunday, on the Sargel Highway at the entrance to Meggido, in northern Israel, causing the deaths of a man and a woman around the age of 40 and a boy about five years old. A one-year-old baby who was in the jeep was airlifted to Rambam Hospital in Haifa where his injuries were reported as light, Monday morning.

Under interrogation, the suspect admitted that he did not give the right of way to the jeep.

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