An IDF soldier was wounded moderately during exercise and turns the helicopter

הרמטכ”ל והפצוע, היום. צילום: דובר צה”ל

The soldier was wounded by a bullet that penetrated his thigh during practice ammunition of paratroopers in Jordan Valley פלס”ר. He was evacuated by helicopter for treatment at Hadassah Hospital Ein Karem
In Jerusalem

תאריך: 16/12/2012, 17:30    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה“ל

An IDF soldier was wounded today (Sunday) in a medium during training of paratroopers in Jordan Valley גדס”ר. The exercise included firing live ammunition, and the soldier was wounded when a bullet penetrated his thigh shrsis.

An IDF soldier was wounded moderately during exercise and turns the helicopter

The soldier was evacuated by helicopter for treatment at the Hadassah Ein Kerem hospital in Jerusalem.
Benny Gantz, Chief of general staff, visited the exercise of paratroopers shortly before the soldier was wounded and ordered to return the helicopter to the scene in order to free himself to the hospital.

The practice has been stopped now until the investigation carried out at this time by Department officials
Safety of GoC army headquarters. After the conclusion of the investigation and its findings, exercise is expected to continue.

 

 

Translated from Hebrew

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