The American family is from Williamsburg, Brooklyn, in die stad New York, Yeshiva World News berig, met verwysing na bronne. Die afsetpunt het gesê die pa is in 'n kritieke toestand en op lewensondersteuning.
No update on the conditions of the other family members was immediately available.
New York Attorney General Letitia James tweeted the outlet’s article and wrote that she is praying for the family and others who were wounded in the “horrible terrorist attack.”
Amerikaanse. Ambassador to Israel Tom Nides confirmed that Americans were injured in the attack. An embassy spokesperson disclosed no other information or details.
In addition to the Americans, Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported that a pregnant woman suffered abdominal injuries and was forced to deliver an emergency birth at 26 weeks pregnant.
A man suffered gunshot wounds to the head and neck, according to Israeli hospitals treating them. It was unclear whether the man was one of the wounded U.S. burgers.
Die shooting happened as the bus waited in a parking lot near David’s Tomb on Mount Zion, just outside the Old City walls. Israeli media identified the suspected attacker as a 26-year-old Palestinian from east Jerusalem.
Later Sondag, police said the suspected attacker turned himself in. Israeli Prime Mnister Yair Lapid said the suspected attacker was a resident of Jerusalem who was operating alone during the shooting and who had previously been arrested by Israel.