Dead Sea flooding: Names of 4 out of 9 victims disclosed

Yael Sadan, Maayan Barhum, Ella Or and Tzur Alfi are four of the nine Israeli teenagers killed in Thursday's flash flood near the Dead Sea.
Yael Sadan (left) and Ella Or Photo credit: Maor Kinsbursky, Flash 90

The names of four of the nine Israeli teenagers who were killed in Thursday's flood near the Dead Sea have been disclosed. They are Yael Sadan, Maayan Barhum, Ella Or and Tzur Alfi.

The victims were all high school students who were on a hiking trip organized by a Tel Aviv pre-army academy to which they were planning to join next year.

Of the 25 students who went on the trip, nine were killed, two others taken to hospital suffering from cold-related injuries and 13 rescued. Forces are still searching for the last missing student.



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