Young Israeli dies in motorcycle accident in Bolivia

23-year old Dor Jian was killed in a motorcycling accident while traveling in Bolivia, a few days after an Israeli tour bus flipped over in Cuba, killing 1 and injuring 8.
Israeli killed while traveling in Bolivia (illustration) Photo Credit: Reuters/Channel 2 News

Dor Jian, a 23-year old from Kiryat Ono, was killed yesterday (Monday) in a motorcycle accident in Bolivia. The Israeli Foreign Ministry stated that the family members in Israel have received the news and the ministry is now in the process of retrieving Dor’s body.

As previously reported by JOL, Nahum Henkin, age 70 from Gadera, was killed this past friday while on an organized trip to Cuba. Henkin was killed after the Israeli tour group’s bus driver lost control of the vehicle which overturned in Ciego de Avila.

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Henkin was the CEO of Tin Metal Industries, a company dealing with agriculture and manufacturing. He is survived by his wife who was on the trip with him but was not injured and their four children. Two of them are currently on their way to Cuba. The severe bus accident seriously injured two Israelis and lightly injured 6 Israelis in their 60s, who were all admitted to local hospitals.



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