Ramming attack in Gush Etzion: 2 teenage siblings seriously wounded, Muslim terrorist eliminated
BREAKING: Two Israelis were seriously wounded in a ramming attack at the entrance to the Jewish community of Elazar, south of Jerusalem.
According to witnesses, the Muslim terrorist sped up intentionally, jumped the curb, struck two pedestrians and overturned in a ditch.
A Police officer from Hevron who was on his way home noticed a vehicle speeding toward the bus stop and hitting two young pedestrians. The officer immediately shot and eliminated the terrorist, who was trying to get out of the car.
The victims, two teenage siblings, have been identified as a 14-year-old boy, who is seriously wounded, and a 19-year-old girl, who was moderately injured.
The victims were evacuated to Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital in Jerusalem.
The Muslim terrorist has been identified as 26-year-old Ali Harimi from Bethlehem. He was previously convicted and incarcerated in Israel from 2014-2015 for terror offenses.