Palestinian girl hit by settler's car south of Bethlehem


Published: 2017-07-09 12:40

Last Updated: 2017-07-09 12:52

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A Palestinian girl was injured on Sunday morning when she was hit by a settler’s car near the entrance to Al Arroub refugee camp, in Hebron Governorate in the occupied West Bank.

Civil defence and ambulance crews attended the scene, located on the main Jerusalem-Hebron road, after the girl was injured by the car at the entrance to the camp, located around 15km south of Bethlehem, the Palestinian Press Agency, Safa, reported.

According to UNRWA, the camp had a population of 9,859 registered refugees in 2005, while the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics put the camp's population at 10,487 people in 2016.