Oxfam Funded Paramedic Killed in Gaza
05/01/09 05:08 Filed in: Security Incident
According to an Oxfam statement
a paramedic working for an Oxfam funded organization, Union of Health Work Committees, has been killed in the fighting in Gaza. The health care worker was killed when an errant shell hit his ambulance. Another paramedic and the ambulance driver were injured in the same incident.
The ambulance team was trying to evacuate an injured person in the Beit Lahiya area of Gaza.