Palestinian worker Ahmed Zorob dies in tunnel accident

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RAFAH, (PIC)– A Palestinian worker died in an accident on Sunday night in one of the tunnels spread along the borders between the Gaza Strip and Egypt.

Medical sources told the PIC reporter that Ahmed Zorob, 22, died when a bloc fell on him while inside a tunnel in Brazil area in Rafah.

They said that his body was taken to a Rafah hospital.

233 Palestinians died in tunnel work accidents since 2006 when Israel imposed its blockade on the coastal enclave while 600 others were injured.

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