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Man fatally hit by car in southern Israel

Three others lightly injured in crash at the side of Route 6 highway

Two wrecked cars involved in an accident along Route 6, north of the Kiryat Gat interchange, May 15, 2022. (Magen David Adom)
Two wrecked cars involved in an accident along Route 6, north of the Kiryat Gat interchange, May 15, 2022. (Magen David Adom)

A man was killed Sunday morning when he was hit by a car north of the Kiryat Gat interchange in southern Israel.

Three others were lightly injured when the car collided with another car that was parked on the side of the road along the Route 6 highway.

The man, 30, was standing outside the parked car when he was hit, according to paramedics who arrived at the scene. Paramedics said the man was critically injured and had no vital signs. After a short while, he was declared dead at the scene.

Two men who were sitting in the parked vehicle and the driver of the vehicle that collided with them were provided with first aid on site, then transported to the hospital, paramedics said.

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