An Israeli man was killed and at least two others were wounded this evening, when Palestinian gunmen opened fire on their car near the city of Chevron. All three, whow ere traveling to a Pesach Seder, are said to be members of the same family,.
The 40-year-old man was critically hurt in the attack, according to Yediot. He received CPR at the scene, but succumbed his wounds. Two other people were wounded – a 28-year-old woman who was moderately hurt and a nine-year-old boy who sustained light wounds.
Police said that the gunfire, which came from an automatic weapon, had hit the car as it traveled on Route 35, at the junction leading to the village of Idhna.