IDF SPOKESPERSON ANNOUNCMENT
Israeli soldier moderately wounded by Palestinian gunfire south of Jenin
An Israeli soldier was shot in the head and suffered moderate injuries
earlier today, when Palestinian gunmen opened fire at an IDF force south of
Qabatiya, south of Jenin.
The gunmen opened fire at an IDF rescue force which came to assist soldiers
whose vehicle had rolled over during routine activity in the area.
An initial inquiry shows that the vehicle rolled over while trying to avoid
a head-on collision with another vehicle.
The wounded soldier was evacuated to a hospital for medical treatment.
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