Man killed, boy seriously injured in accident near Bethlehem
Published Tuesday 31/12/2013 (updated) 01/01/2014 18:24
BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) -- A Palestinian man from Bethlehem area was killed and a teenager sustained serious wounds in a road accident in the southern West Bank village of Tuqu east of Bethlehem Tuesday.
Bethlehem medical official Muhammad Awad told Ma’an that 53-year-old Issa Muhammad Abdul-Rahman Sabbah was killed in an accident.
The victim, he explained, lost control of a vehicle he was driving before he hit an 11-year-old pupil on his way back home from school causing him serious injuries.
The vehicle then knocked over a wall on the roadside.