Authorities said the patients were in critical or serious condition.
Two people were shot dead and several more were injured in a terrorist attack in Tel Aviv, Israel, Thursday night, according to authorities.
At least nine people were killed in the attack, and the victims were taken to Ichilov and Sheba Tel Hashomer Wolfson Hospitals, according to Magen David Adom, Israel’s National Emergency Medical Service. It was announced the death of two men, “about 30 years old” in Ichilov Hospital.
Three people in serious condition — a 20-year-old man, a 28-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man — are being treated for serious injuries, according to Medical Services. Four others are being treated for minor injuries.
Several other people at the scene were treated for “stress symptoms,” according to Magen David Adom.
No gunman was arrested. Israeli police said they were looking for one suspect.
Officials said there were “several” shootings on Dizengoff Street, Gordon Street and surrounding areas in Tel Aviv. Dizengoff Street is a main street running through Tel Aviv with many shops, bars and restaurants and would have been busy on a Thursday night.
Thursday’s attack is one of several recent terror attacks in Israel. And there were three deadly terrorist attacks at the end of March. On March 30, five people They were shot dead In Bnei Brak, east of Tel Aviv, a man on a motorbike was later killed by a policeman. One of the victims was a police officer, according to Magen David Adom.
Two days ago, on March 28, two police officers They were shot dead Four others were wounded in the attack. Then, a week ago, it was four people Killed in a stabbing attack in the city of Beersheba in southern Israel. The suspect was shot dead.
The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for most of the attacks.
US Ambassador to Israel Tom Nides “is horrified to see a cowardly terrorist attack on innocent civilians this time.” Wrote on Twitter. “Praying for peace, and sending condolences to the victims and their families. This must stop!”
ABC News’s Jason Folac, Christine Theodoro, and Bruno Nota contributed to this report.
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