News Briefs

  1/7/2013, Tevet 25, 5773

Shopping Center, Road Flooded

The Azrieli shopping center in Modi'in, halfway between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, was flooded by heavy rains that fell in the area, Monday morning. Water rose to a height of 40 centimeters/16 inches. No injuries were reported.

Highway 574 was closed between the Barkai Junction and Baka Al-Gharbiya, in the northern part of central Israel, due to flooding.