Israeli security forces prevented a terrorist ‎car-ramming attack near a ‎hitchhiking post in Samaria on Wednesday. The ‎terrorist was wounded in the attack and ‎arrested.‎

According to available details, the terrorist ‎arrived in his vehicle from the direction of Nablus at a checkpoint set up near the hitchhiking post.‎ As he approached, he sped up with the clear intention ‎of hitting Israel Defense Forces’ soldiers stationed at the ‎checkpoint.

The soldiers opened fire at ‎the vehicle, neutralizing the terrorist, who was ‎shot in the arm. ‎

Paramedics treated three people ‎at the scene for shock, as well as the terrorist, who ‎was subsequently arrested.‎