Six people were killed Tuesday and several others were seriously injured in traffic accidents across Israel.
Two people were killed in a head-on collision near the northern city of Nahariya. Two others were seriously injured.
An 8-year-old boy was killed in the settlement of Modi’in Illit after being hit by a car.
A 25-year-old cyclist was killed in Tel Aviv after being hit by a truck on the city’s Rokach Boulevard.
Another man, 70, was killed in a collision on a highway near the southern town of Kiryat Gat. A 60-year-old man was seriously injured.
In the northern Galilee, a 16-year-old was killed after his all-terrain vehicle slammed into a pole and overturned.
At least four more people were lightly hurt in accidents Tuesday.
Since the beginning of the year 32 people have been killed in traffic accidents. A total of 362 people died on Israel’s roads last year.