Three dead, two injured in car accidents

Three dead, two injured in car accidents

Motorcyclist in his twenties crashes bike, dies; 50-year-old pedestrian hit by car, pronounced dead at the scene

Yifa Yaakov is a breaking news editor at The Times of Israel.

Two Israelis, a motorcycle rider in his twenties and a pedestrian in his fifties, were killed in car accidents Saturday, while a third succumbed to his wounds after fighting for his life for two days.

Two motorcycle riders were also injured in a car accident in the North, one of them moderately-to-seriously and the other seriously.

A 26-year-old motorcycle rider died in a car accident in Netanya after he crashed his bike into a car. The motorcycle flipped over, killing its rider.

Also near Netanya, a pedestrian in his fifties was killed after being hit by a car. An MDA team arrived at the scene, but was unable to save his life.

Saturday’s third victim, a 74-year-old man, died at Haifa’s Rambam Medical Center after he was hit by a car Thursday.

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