Jerusalem Girl Injured By Shrapnel From A Patriot Rocket In Northern Israel


1A 14-year-old Jerusalem girl who was traveling in Tzfat on Sunday, 11 Tammuz, was injured by shrapnel from patriot rockets fired at a drone that crossed the border from Syria into the Central Golan Heights.

The girl was brought to Rebecca Ziv Hospital from the area of Kibbutz Ayelet HaShachar, where the patriot rocket shrapnel fell.

The hospital’s chief of emergency medicine reports that the girl was treated by a physician before arriving in the emergency room. She was escorted to the hospital by persons leading her trip. She had a three centimeter wound over her left hip and was in “good spirits”, listed in light condition.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)