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    Eight Killed, Dozens Injured in Major Car Accident in Israel

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    The collision took place in Israel’s Negev region, with a rescue operation being currently under way.

    Eight people were killed and dozens injured in a major road accident in southern Israel, according to the Jerusalem Post.

    The car accident is reported to have involved a bus, a tractor, and a private car. The accident occurred in Israel’s Negev region.

    Rescue worker arrived at the scene to transport the wounded to the hospital, followed by Israeli air force.

    The collision is said to have claimed lives of eight people and injured about 50.

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