Accidents

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Halakhic ruling: Confession at time of accident is invalid

Halakhic ruling: Confession at time of accident is invalid

Eretz Hemda Court of Appeal rules that driver who admitted guilt minutes after accident not obligated as she was given to storm of emotions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 20:44
Mistake at health center sees 57-year-old man massively overinjected

Mistake at health center sees 57-year-old man massively overinjected

An accident at a vaccination center caused one patient to receive far beyond the correct dose of coronavirus vaccine.Shlomo Witty, 19/01/2021 19:28
Five Years After Mommy and Daddy's Accident: Every Night the Nightmares Recur

Five Years After Mommy and Daddy's Accident: Every Night the Nightmares Recur

Young woman who was forced to take care of her younger siblings after their parents died is now getting married.Sponsored Content, 29/12/2020 09:14
Samaria: Jewish teen killed during police chase

Samaria: Jewish teen killed during police chase

Hilltop youth killed during police chase after he and several others hurled stones at Arab cars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 14:25
Infant hit by car in Jerusalem

Infant hit by car in Jerusalem

Infant suffers serious injuries after being struck by car in J'lem. EMTs transfer him to hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2020 22:48
Teen killed in accident in the north

Teen killed in accident in the north

17-year-old teenager killed when ATV overturns in Druze town of Maghar in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2020 06:26
18-year-old killed in motorcycle accident in Jerusalem

18-year-old killed in motorcycle accident in Jerusalem

18-year-old female killed, 18-year-old male seriously injured after motorcycle slips on street in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 04:07
6 injured in accident near Lod

6 injured in accident near Lod

Six people moderately injured in collision involving two vehicles on Highway 40, a few kilometers away from the scene of Sunday's bus crash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2019 03:50
'People are stuck under the concrete'

'People are stuck under the concrete'

Bus driver involved in accident in which four people were killed questioned on suspicion of causing death by negligence.Ben Ariel, 23/12/2019 01:01
2 dead in accident in Ramat Gan

2 dead in accident in Ramat Gan

Two dead, five injured, in accident near the Aluf Sadeh Interchange.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2019 07:09
Girls killed in Arava accident laid to rest

Girls killed in Arava accident laid to rest

Sisters Shirel Esther and Mila Sara Ben Simon laid to rest in Or Akiva. Their injured parents could not attend the funeral.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2019 00:31
4 killed in traffic accident near Shilat Junction

4 killed in traffic accident near Shilat Junction

Fourteen injured in accident on Route 443 near Shilat Junction leading to Modi'in and Kiryat Sefer.Mordechai Sones, 09/05/2019 16:26
Former lone soldier killed in Aspen snowboarding accident

Former lone soldier killed in Aspen snowboarding accident

Aaron Hill 'lived life to the fullest,' friend writes.Marcy Oster, JTA, 05/03/2019 14:53
IDF officer and soldier injured in Jordan Valley accident

IDF officer and soldier injured in Jordan Valley accident

Officer in moderate condition, soldier listed as light.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2019 17:17
Four dead in two accidents

Four dead in two accidents

Three-year-old boy killed in accident in the Lower Galilee. Two men and woman killed in second accident in the Arava region.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 25/01/2019 22:20
16 casualties in overturned bus in north

16 casualties in overturned bus in north

16 casualties in overturned bus in the north; 5 in different accident and 30-year old scooter driver injured.Mordechai Sones, 22/12/2018 22:18
Motorcyclist killed in accident in north

Motorcyclist killed in accident in north

45-year-old driver apparently skidded on Route 89 and was trapped under safety railing. Police investigating.Mordechai Sones, 29/11/2018 09:52
China: Woman grapples with bus driver, causes tragedy

China: Woman grapples with bus driver, causes tragedy

A woman who missed her stop struck the bus driver, causing him to veer off brifge. 15 are presumed dead.Arutz Sheva, 02/11/2018 15:51
Golan family of three killed in accident laid to rest

Golan family of three killed in accident laid to rest

Kfir, Shira and daughter Gaya Avitan were killed in a crash with an Egged bus near the Dead Sea.Arutz Sheva, 19/10/2018 17:04
Accident near Havat Gilad not terror attack

Accident near Havat Gilad not terror attack

Indictment filed against Arab who ran over Chava Rozen near Havat Gilad last month.Ido Ben Porat, 12/09/2018 17:29
'How a head trauma set me straight'

'How a head trauma set me straight'

Racheli was hit by a car weeks before her planned trip to Israel. The head trauma didn't stop her, but only brought her closer to G-d.Judy Simon, 06/09/2018 01:15
'Wheelchair was smashed to pieces, thrown dozens of yards'

'Wheelchair was smashed to pieces, thrown dozens of yards'

Elderly man in wheelchair killed after being run down by Hummer at Tel Aviv crosswalk.David Rosenberg, 29/08/2018 09:59
Motorcycle driver killed in Karnei Shomron accident

Motorcycle driver killed in Karnei Shomron accident

Driver skids for unknown reason, crashes into vehicle near town sports center; MDA teams pronounce death at scene.Mordechai Sones, 31/07/2018 20:15
Tragedy in Zanzibar

Tragedy in Zanzibar

19-year-old Israeli killed in motorcycle accident in Zanzibar. Israeli consulate working to have body transferred back to Israel.Tal Polon, 20/06/2018 22:49
Motorcyclist killed in collision with truck

Motorcyclist killed in collision with truck

Man of about 40 killed in central Israel in accident between motorcycle and truck. Police investigating circumstances of accident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/06/2018 08:06
Increase in IDF fatalities in 2017

Increase in IDF fatalities in 2017

Increase in accidents involving soldiers contributes to 25% increase in IDF fatalities over previous years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2018 20:12
Woman dies after being crushed by electric gate

Woman dies after being crushed by electric gate

Woman who put hand into electric gate dies of her injuries.Reut Hadar, 25/08/2017 11:10
Accident kills 4 at Australian theme park

Accident kills 4 at Australian theme park

Four killed as children's ride suffers 'critical incident' at Australia's largest theme park.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/10/2016 10:42
Emergency medical services: Beware Pokemon Go

Emergency medical services: Beware Pokemon Go

Several Israelis injured playing Pokemon Go; Magen David Adom warns of "the dangers of the game."JTA, 28/07/2016 21:02
Five IDF soldiers injured in APC accident

Five IDF soldiers injured in APC accident

Soldiers transferred to Soroka Medical Center for treatment; incident under investigation.Uzi Baruch, 19/04/2016 15:44
Three Killed in Galilee Road Accident

Three Killed in Galilee Road Accident

Three Druze youths killed in head-on collision near Tamra.Gil Ronen, 26/07/2015 22:48
Chandelier Accident Kills 1, Injures 21

Chandelier Accident Kills 1, Injures 21

Light fixture crashes to the floor in crowded events hall last night in Yavneh, killing a 50 year-old woman and injuring fellow attendees.Uzi Baruch, 23/06/2015 09:56
Biggest Winter Storm in 20 Years Causes Havoc

Biggest Winter Storm in 20 Years Causes Havoc

There were numerous casualties, both human and otherwise, due to the wild weather in Israel Wednesday.Moshe Cohen, 26/11/2014 16:53
Video: Car Runs Over Kids in Or Yehuda

Video: Car Runs Over Kids in Or Yehuda

Two children rode an electric-powered bike and took a spill. A car hit them, and they are now in hospital with moderate and light wounds.Gil Ronen, 14/10/2014 13:56
Boy, 12, Seriously Hurt in Fall from Bridge

Boy, 12, Seriously Hurt in Fall from Bridge

The boy fell from a 7-meter high bridge in Haifa as he was cycling on Yom Kippur.Gil Ronen, 04/10/2014 22:49
Israeli Pedestrians '2nd Most Vulnerable' in World

Israeli Pedestrians '2nd Most Vulnerable' in World

Some 2,000 children are injured annually during the summer vacation in road accidents, according to Or Yarok road safety group.Yosef Berger, 30/06/2014 15:38
Safety Group: Walking Down the Street Can Kill You

Safety Group: Walking Down the Street Can Kill You

One out of every three people killed in road accidents in Israel are pedestrians, the Or Yarok road safety group said Monday.Yosef Berger, 09/06/2014 17:34
Brother and Sister Fall 3 Floors, Seriously Hurt

Brother and Sister Fall 3 Floors, Seriously Hurt

Five-year-old girl and her three-year-old brother fell from a building in Be'er Sheva. The girl is no longer in life-threatening condition.Nir Har-Zahav, 05/06/2014 17:35
Safety Officials to Regulate Electric Bike Use

Safety Officials to Regulate Electric Bike Use

Electric bicycles, equipped with small motors, should be considered a vehicle, not a bicycle, Israeli safety officials say.Yosef Berger, 18/05/2014 18:03
Woman, 50, Killed in Hiking Accident

Woman, 50, Killed in Hiking Accident

Tree falls on hiking family, killing 50 year-old woman and injuring two family members; second serious accident in 12 hours.Benny Moshe, 06/05/2014 17:23
Report: Spend Money to Save on Traffic Deaths

Report: Spend Money to Save on Traffic Deaths

If the government spends NIS 750 million to fix the roads, it will save double that amount in costs, a Bank of Israel study saysYosef Berger, 04/05/2014 22:17
Amusement Park Carousel Injures 21 Children

Amusement Park Carousel Injures 21 Children

The children, aged 6-13, suffered light injuries when Tel Aviv park ride malfunctioned.Gil Ronen, 17/04/2014 18:24
Danon Saves Falling Photographer

Danon Saves Falling Photographer

Deputy Defense Minister leaped to the rescue as photographer fell off stage at Beit Shemesh.Gil Ronen, 17/02/2014 23:10
Parents of Deceased Soldier: IDF Denied Him Care

Parents of Deceased Soldier: IDF Denied Him Care

The parents of a young recruit who died on his first day in the army accuse the military of failing to provide medical care.Maayana Miskin, 16/01/2014 15:31
Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Three young men died of electrocution at Ayelet Hashahar in July. Police say this was negligent manslaughter.Gil Ronen, 26/12/2013 20:51
Tragedy: Israeli Family Killed in Russia Gas Leak

Tragedy: Israeli Family Killed in Russia Gas Leak

Mardi family's surviving son struggles to bring his family back to Israel for burial. 'My world has been destroyed'.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013 12:15
4-Year Old Burned in Candle Accident

4-Year Old Burned in Candle Accident

Hanukkah candle fell on the girl’s head, and her hair caught fire.Gil Ronen, 27/11/2013 19:24
Soldier Hurt in Accidental Shooting

Soldier Hurt in Accidental Shooting

Soldier in moderate condition following shooting in apparent accident in Golan.Maayana Miskin, 24/11/2013 13:38
Woman Extricated from 20-ft. Pit

Woman Extricated from 20-ft. Pit

The woman fell into the pit, in Samaria. She is suffering from injuries to the limbs and pelvis.Gil Ronen, 03/11/2013 16:49
Grandmother Killed in Netanya; Grandson Injured

Grandmother Killed in Netanya; Grandson Injured

Pedestrian, 60, was killed by a motorist while out for a walk with her infant grandson in Netanya; baby reportedly moderately injured.Tova Dvorin, 28/10/2013 13:37
Eight Injured in Crash in Jordan Valley

Eight Injured in Crash in Jordan Valley

Frontal collision on Route 90: one critical injury, 3 in serious condition including a baby, 4 moderately wounded.Gil Ronen, 17/10/2013 16:14
Drownings Back Up with 34 Deaths in 2013

Drownings Back Up with 34 Deaths in 2013

As swim season closes, data shows drowning deaths back up in 2013.Maayana Miskin, 06/10/2013 14:39
Baby Rescued After Being Left in Car

Baby Rescued After Being Left in Car

Tragedy averted in Ashdod thanks to alert passersby.Maayana Miskin, 03/10/2013 12:40
Ceiling Collapse in Tel Aviv: One Dead

Ceiling Collapse in Tel Aviv: One Dead

The residential building was under construction. The casualties are apparently workers.Gil Ronen, 11/09/2013 11:40
Accident Near Kiryat Arba, at Least 22 Injured

Accident Near Kiryat Arba, at Least 22 Injured

Serious collision between an Egged bus and a commercial vehicle along notoriously difficult road.Kochava Rozenbaum , 28/08/2013 14:55
Atias Family Accident Report: No Clear Answer

Atias Family Accident Report: No Clear Answer

Eight members of one family perished in the crash. Extensive report says Mitsubishi's brakes failed completely.Arutz Sheva, 25/08/2013 18:58
Funerals for Victims of Highway 6 Accident

Funerals for Victims of Highway 6 Accident

The four who died are Yariv Barak, 28, Yonatan Turjeman, 21, Hai Ben Naim, 19, and Kfir Dahari, 22.Arutz Sheva, 05/08/2013 14:48