A vehicle carrying a Charedi family from Yerushalayim to Teveria, has overturned, leaving their 12-year-old son R”L dead, and 6 others injured, YWN Israel has learned.
The vehicle was reportedly travelling on Route 90 (Kvish Habikah), when it overturned in the area of Tziporah. Hatzolah & MDA Paramedics were rushed to the scene. Many of the injured needed to be extricated from the vehicle. Paramedics unfortunately pronounced 12-year-old Yaakov Mazuz dead on the scene. The rest of the family suffered injuries ranging from light to moderate. It is unknown what caused the accident, and police are investigating.
ZAKA personnel were called to the scene in the Shabbos clothing to perform their Avodas Hakodesh, just a short time before Shabbos.
It is unknown when the Levaya will take place.
The family resides on Rechov Zichron Yaakov in Yerushalayim.
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(Dov Gordon – YWN)