Israeli settler runs over Palestinian in Qalqilia

QALQILIA, A Palestinian was hospitalized after an Israeli settler ran him over, on Wednesday, in Fundaq town east of Qalqilia.

According to local sources, a Palestinian identified as Sari Samir, 20, was run over by an Israeli settler while on his bicycle.

Samir suffered injuries and was immediately transferred to a nearby hospital to receive the necessary medical treatment.

Incidents involving Israeli settlers hitting Palestinians in the occupied Palestinian territory are a relatively regular occurrence, and are usually treated by Israeli security forces as accidents, even in cases when witnesses affirm that the car rammings were deliberate.

Source: The Palestinian Information Center