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Conflict Incident Report

Army intelligence officer, 2 others injured in car accident in Bekaa

Date of incident: 
November 27, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Military Intelligence

The convoy of Lebanese Army Intelligence senior Abdul Salam Samhat on Thursday made a car accident on the public road of Dahr Al Baydar when a car deviated from the path and hit his element and prompted another minibus to lose control and strike a pole on the road, causing an injury to Samhat and two other citizens.

Samhat was taken to hospital for examinations and the other two were taken to a different hospital.

Primary category: 
Car Accident
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Individual acts of violence
Violent incidents which do not have a specific or a known political agenda but are caused by the general proliferation of weapons, of trained and untrained soldiers or militants, by the general inefficiency of the Justice system, and past-traditions and histories of violence within society.