Two Israelis stabbed in Netanya, suffer moderate and light injuries



Israeli security forces responding to the scene of Thursday's terror attack in Netanya. Credit: United Hatzalah.

( Two Israelis were stabbed by a Palestinian terrorist near the central market in Netanya on Thursday.

A 40-year-old man was moderately wounded and a 30-year-old woman was lightly wounded, according to reports. Both were stabbed in their upper bodies and subsequently given emergency treatment by Magen David Adom paramedics. The victims were then evacuated to a local hospital in Netanya. 

The 40-year-old Palestinian terrorist who carried out the attack was shot and killed by an armed civilian at the scene. The attacker was a resident of the Palestinian city of Tulkarem, which is located about 10 miles east of Netanya.

Posted on June 30, 2016 .