A 50-year-old pedestrian was recently injured (Monday) in a car accident on Yitzhak Rabin Boulevard in Afula. Medics and paramedics from Med"A. was given medical treatment and was rushed to Valley Hospital in critical condition with multiple systemic trauma.
Paramedic Med"Yossi Khodientov said: "We were on our way to the hospital when civilians signaled for us to stop. We saw an unconscious man on the road suffering from a very severe head injury after being hit by a vehicle. We immediately put him in the intensive care unit and evacuated him to the hospital while providing medical treatment when his condition was serious."
Itzik Shayu, a paramedic from the Rescue Union, said: "This is a pedestrian who was hit in the head as a result of a vehicle hit. I gave him first aid at the scene and then he was rushed to Valley Hospital in critical condition".
Investigators from the Police Traffic Division are investigating the circumstances of the accident.