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Worker dies in Rafah tunnel

May 12, 2011 11:17 A.M. (Updated: May 12, 2011 10:51 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Ma’an) -- A 17-year-old tunnel worker died Thursday morning, after sustaining a massive electric shock while he was pulling goods through a smuggling tunnel underneath the Egyptian border.

The incident occurred in the Rafah area, and police identified the teenager as Hassan Ash-Sha’er, 17, from Khan Younis.

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