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  ניסן 22, 5774 , 22/04/14

Worker Run Over by Combine, Severely Wounded

A farmhand was run over by a combine tractor while working in an agricultural field in a northwestern Negev (southern Israel) village. The victim was severely injured.

Avshalom Yancovitch, a Hatzalah paramedic reported that, “When I arrived at the scene I saw a worker who was run over by a potato combine and suffered from wounds to his head and outer extremities. The other paramedics and I provided him with initial medical care before a Magen David Adom ambulance transported him to a nearby hospital for further treatment.” 

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