12-year-old crushed to death by iron door in Hebron village
Published Saturday 15/03/2014 (updated) 16/03/2014 16:52
HEBRON (Ma'an) -- A boy was crushed to death under an iron door on Friday in a village south of Hebron, an official told Ma'an.
Twelve-year-old Mahdi Raed Deis died after an iron door fell from its fastenings on top of him in the village of Beit Amrah, Hebron District Attorney Alaa Tamimi said.
Tamimi said police had arrived at the Abu al-Hasan al-Qasim Hospital, where the boy's body had been transferred, to investigate the incident.
The district attorney ordered an autopsy at al-Quds University's Institute of Forensic Medicine.