IDF soldier injured, Muslim terrorist shot and eliminated after terror attack in Gush Etzion
A Muslim terrorist attempted to carry out a vehicular and stabbing attack on Monday at the T intersection, located in the Gush Etzion region south of Jerusalem, between the Jewish communities of Tekoa and Ma’ale Amos. The Muslim terrorist crashed his vehicle, before exiting it and pulling out a knife in a stabbing attempt. He was shot and eliminated by Israeli security forces.
One IDF soldier was moderately injured during the terror attack, when a pole hit by the vehicle fell and hit him. MDA administered emergency care and rushed him to Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem. He was later reported to be lightly injured.
The terrorist is believed to have been acting alone and independently.