Two girls aged 3 and 8 were killed Thursday in a head-on collision on Route 90 in the southern Arava region.
Five more people were injured. Two men in their 40s were in one of the two vehicles, and were taken to the hospital in serious condition.
Arutz7 Reports, the identities of the two young girls killed in a car accident Thursday afternoon were cleared for publication Thursday night.
Authorities say eight-year-old Shirel Ester Ben Simon and her three-year-old sister Sarah were the two fatalities in today’s crash on Route 90, near Ein Yahav.
An investigation is underway.