In the course of Israeli Defence Force (IDF) training maneuvers in the Israeli-held part of Golan Heights, an accident involving armored vehicles occurred at night on September 27.
During night maneuvers, a self-propelled gun overturned, resulting in an officer and a soldier dead, and four soldiers injured. Two of the injured are in critical condition. The injured have been transported to the Ziv Medical Center in Zefat, one of them by helicopter.
According to IDF website, the military police has opened an investigation into the circumstances of the incident headed by the Commander of the Border Protection Division and the Chief Combat Officer, Brigadier General Mordechai Kahane.
The training maneuvers are suspended until next week.