Israeli military sources has reported that an Israeli settler was killed, and another was wounded, allegedly after an a Palestinian car struck them, near the Za’tara Israeli military roadblock, south of the northern West Bank city of Nablus.Israeli sources said the driver rammed the two settlers and drove away but crashed his car against trees a few hundred meters away from the roadblock.

The Israeli army is investigating the incident, reportedly to determine whether this was just a traffic accident, or a deliberate attack.

The Maan News Agency said that Israeli District Coordination office denied the accident even took place, but a number of Israeli media outlets said it happened, but was just a fatal traffic accident, not a deliberate attack.