Israeli lightly hurt in suspected car-ramming in West Bank town

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent

Illustrative: The Huwara checkpoint at the entrance of the West Bank town of the same name, following a reported shooting attack, on March 25, 2023. (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP)
Illustrative: The Huwara checkpoint at the entrance of the West Bank town of the same name, following a reported shooting attack, on March 25, 2023. (Jaafar Ashtiyeh/AFP)

One Israeli man is lightly hurt in a suspected car-ramming attack in the northern West Bank town of Huwara, medics and local authorities say.

The Rescuers Without Borders emergency service says the man who was hit by a car in the town is taken to Beilinson hospital.

Local officials say the car fled the scene.

There is no immediate comment from the Israeli military on the circumstances.

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