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Truck driver in deadly crash has remand extended until Tuesday

The scene of a deadly crash near Kiryat Malachi on May 3, 2022. (Courtesy)
The scene of a deadly crash near Kiryat Malachi on May 3, 2022. (Courtesy)

An Ashkelon judge has further extended, until Tuesday the remand of a driver whose truck overturned on a highway in southern Israel, killing three.

The driver, a 27-year-old East Jerusalem man, is suspected of negligent homicide and reckless driving.

He was operating a semitrailer on Route 3703 near Kiryat Malachi when the truck overturned, crushing one car and damaging several others last Tuesday.

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