One person was killed and two were injured in a head-on collision between a car and a truck near Ramle late Saturday night.

A man, 20, was killed in the crash. A 17-year-old woman in the car with him was lightly injured and the driver of the truck, 34, was moderately injured in the collision. The two were taken to Assaf Harofeh hospital at Tzrifin.

The crash occurred on Route 44, near the interchange with route 40, outside the central Israel city.