A flash flood killed 10 Israeli youths during a school-organized hike near the Dead Sea, and two teachers were now arrested for negligence in horror, police said Friday.
The employees of Bnei Zion, a Tel Aviv in front of the Military Academy, were detained until Tuesday for their alleged disregard of the flood warnings.
A third suspect was also interviewed and later released for house arrest, the Times of Israel reported.
The arrests came after nine girls and one boy were killed when a sudden torrent swept them away when they walked on Thursday in the Tzafit River, a river bed in southern Israel near the Dead Sea.
The funerals of the young students were The killed students belonged to a group of 25 students. The other 1
Unusually heavy rains have plagued the region in the last two days, causing the terrible tragedy.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a statement: "All Israel complains in the terrible tragedy That curtailed the lives of ten young, wonderful people who had such a promising future."
A survivor who has a nearly "I saw bodies floating in the water, I did not know if they were alive or if what I saw was corpses."
"At one point there was one Wave that was three or four meters high, "he told his father, reported the Times of Israel. quotes Hadashot News. "I really did capture one of my friends … but we could not handle the massive water flow."
"She slipped away in front of my eyes," said the teenager.  Israeli media published online messages between students of the pre-military preparation program sent the night before the deadly tragedy.
"I can not believe that I'm actually going out in this weather, it's not logical that we should do it Go to a place where there will be floods, it's tantalizing fate, we're going to die, I mean it serious, "wrote a student according to local reports.
Another student said she believes the organizers have "a purpose and to take them to other places."
The hike on which the students stood should, according to official statements, be a "trip for the students" be.
On Wednesday, the flood also claimed two children of Israeli Bedouin life community
with postal wires