1,456 Israelis require medical aid on Yom Kippur

There were 49 road accidents on the eve of the fast day and on Yom Kippur itself, with 61 injured and one death. In Kiryat Shmona, an ambulance crashed into a large container placed in the middle of a road. A number of stones were thrown at cars in incidents around the country, including several Arab cars hit by Jewish youths on Hebron Road in Jerusalem.