Student admitted to the ICU after violent beating by his schoolmate


Published: 2018-05-09 15:20

Last Updated: 2018-05-09 15:25

It is unknown how old the child is. (Charting Ahead)
It is unknown how old the child is. (Charting Ahead)

A student from a state school in Salt was taken to hospital on Wednesday morning, after being attacked by a fellow classmate on the school premises.

The students had gotten into a fight earlier today, resulting in one of them being in a bad way. That student is currently in the ICU at the Salt Governmental Hospital.

An investigation into the incident in ongoing.

In March, two violent incidents took place in two separate schools in Jordan.

In the first incident, a tenth grader died after being badly beaten up by his classmate at a school in Irbid.

A second student, 17, was shot in the head near his school in Amman, after a fight broke out between him and his schoolmates.