1 dead, 5 injured in car accident near Ramallah
Published Thursday 05/12/2013 (updated) 06/12/2013 17:05
RAMALLAH (Ma'an) -- A man died and five people sustained injuries as a result of a car accident Thursday near Ramallah, the Palestinian Civil Defense Force said in a statement.
Two cars collided near the village of Umm Safa north of Ramallah, killing 33-year-old Said Barghouthi and injuring five others, the statement said.
Civil defense forces and firefighters arrived at the scene to provide first aid, soon after which ambulances brought the injured to a Ramallah hospital.