Israeli settler ran over Palestinian child, south of Bethlehem

Bethlehem/PNN/

Israeli settler ran over a Palestinian child 6 years in Um Rukbha at Al-Khader village, south of Bethlehem city saturday evening.

A according local Palestinian sources the child Lama Marwan Mousa (6 years) died due to injuries she sustained after she was run over by an Israeli settler.

Israeli sources said that the driver later turned himself in to the police, and claimed that what happened was just a traffic accident.

Palestinian Ministry of Health officially announced the death of the child after being told by the Palestinian security services , which took the body of the child Lama Moses from the Israeli Police which transfer her to an Israeli hospital .

Israeli Occupation forces handed over the body of the martyr child Lama Marwan Mousa (6 years) to the Palestinian Red Crescent who moved it to Beit Jala Governmental Hospital.

Local sources in Bethlehem said that the funeral of the girl to her final resting place will bee start on Sunday morning .