11 Israeli backpackers injured in Argentina after minibus overturns

The overturned minibus used by Israeli backpackers in Argentina. Credit: Israel Hayom video screenshot.

(JNS.org) Eleven Israeli backpackers were injured in Argentina on Thursday when the minibus they were traveling in overturned.

According to local media reports, one backpacker sustained serious injuries to her head and was hospitalized. The rest were suffered light wounds.

The Israeli Foreign Ministry said, “None of the injuries are life-threatening,” according to Israel Hayom.

Posted on April 18, 2014 .