Ambulance, archive
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Two people were killed on Wednesday morning in an accident on Highway 1 heading east, between Ma'ale Adumim and Almog.

The accident apparently occurred after a vehicle collided with a wall.

Medical officials pronounced the two passengers of the vehicle dead at the scene. Traffic examiners of the Shai District have begun investigating the circumstances of the accident.

In another accident on Road 505 near the Tapuach Junction, a 24-year-old man was trapped in his car that overturned after hitting another car in a serious collision. Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene. The driver of the other car was seriously injured and taken to Beilinson Hospital in Petach Tikva.