Palestinian child, teenager dead in separate car accidents
Published Sunday 20/10/2013 (updated) 20/10/2013 18:25
BEERSHEBA (Ma'an) -- A four-year-old girl died Sunday after her father accidentally ran her over with his car in the Negev city of Rahat, medics and police said.
An ambulance rushed the girl to Suroka hospital, police said.
Medics said that she arrived at the hospital in critical condition and was later pronounced dead from her wounds.
In a separate incident, a 14-year-old Palestinian boy from Hebron died on Sunday after being run over by a car in the Dweriban neighborhood southwest of Hebron.
Khaled Zein Ramadan Abu Zeina was critically wounded by the vehicle and transferred to al-Ahli hosptial where he was pronounced dead, medics said.
Police have opened investigations into both of the accidents.