Supreme Court justice David Mintz escaped a violent assault by three men armed with hammers as he drove on a West Bank highway near his home in the settlement of Dolev on Monday morning.
The Israel Police said in a statement that it received a report of an Israeli resident who was driving through a junction on Route 463 in the central West Bank when his car was blocked by a Palestinian vehicle.
Three men carrying hammers emerged from the vehicle and approached his car, police said, but he managed to drive away.
Police opened an investigation into the incident.
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