2 terrorists neutralized by IDF gunfire during attempted vehicular attack in Judea


IDF Spokesperson reports of no injuries except to the male & female Palestinian terrorists who were neutralized, as they attempted to run over Israeli civilians at a bus-stop at the Elias Junction outside of Kiryat Arba.

By Elisha Ben Kimon


Two terrorists attempted to carry out a vehicular attack with a pickup truck on Friday afternoon at the Elias Junction, outside the entrance to Kiryat Arba.

Scene of the attack – Ynet

The IDF Spokesperson reported that the terrorists, a man and a woman, were neutralized with gunfire from IDF forces and were critically wounded.

The man died at the scene, but the woman, in her twenties, is being treated for a gunshot to the abdomen.

The attackers, driving a Mitsubishi pickup truck, were aiming for persons standing by the bus stops.

Scene of the attack -Ynet

Nobody aside from the attackers was physically injured. However, three teenagers who fled the oncoming truck were treated for shock.


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