A private car driver ran a red light and crashed into another car.

Photo credit: MDA/Channel 2 News

A deadly car crash in Beersheba early Friday morning claimed the life of a 40-year-old man and injured three others, one of them critically.

According to a preliminary investigation, a Mazda driver sped up after noticing a police car, crossed a median and entered the intersection at a red light, as a result crashing into another vehicle.