7 injured in head-on collision near Jericho

1 in critical condition, 2 in serious condition, following serious car crash in south.

Arutz Sheva Staff,

The accident
The accident
Police spokesperson

Seven people were wounded in a head-on collision on Route 1 near Jericho Tuesday afternoon.

One of the injured is listed in critical condition. Three are listed in serious condition. Two are moderately injured. And one is lightly injured.

Magen David Adom (MDA) teams were called to the scene and provided first aid to the injured, who were then evacuated to several hospitals in IDF helicopters and MDA vehicles.

The police have begun an investigation into the incident. The highway remains closed to traffic in both directions. Drivers are asked to find alternative routes.