Israeli lightly injured by hammer thrown through car window as he drove by Palestinian village

An Israeli man is lightly injured by a hammer that was thrown at his car by suspects from the Palestinian village of Tuqua as he was driving down a West Bank highway near the Tekoa settlement, officials say.

The man has been taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The hammer smashed through the front windshield and landed inside the car.

Troops are searching for the attackers, the army says.

— Judah Ari Gross

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