A Palestinian young man was left critically injured on Monday after he was hit by an Israeli settler driving in Occupied Jerusalem.

According to local sources, young man Aysar Shalalda sustained serious wounds and was rushed to a hospital in Occupied Jerusalem for urgent treatment after a settler hit him with his car then sped away.

At the same time, Israeli soldiers on Monday evening sealed off the northern entrance to al-Khalil’s northern town of Sa’ir with a military checkpoint and cracked down on Palestinians passing through the area.