News Briefs

  4/9/2014, Nissan 9, 5774

Appeal Filed in Fatal Tour Bus Crash Case

The State Attorney's Office filed a Supreme Court appeal against what they feel is too light a sentence against the bus driver in a deadly crash in 2008. Edward Gelfond was convicted of being responsible for the crash in a highway near Eilat that killed 24 tourists. He was sentenced to eight years in jail.