During the investigation of the circumstances of the accident on highway 1 that claimed the lives of six people, it turned out that the bus driver Haim Biton deliberately damaged «black box» fixing what is happening during the flight. On 16 February, said the head of traffic police major General Yaron be’eri members of the special Commission.
According to Yaron be’eri, the driver was engaged in destroying evidence at the time, when in the bus were killed and wounded in need of assistance.
Driver Chaim Biton is suspected of criminal negligence that caused the death of six people.
The website «Mako» reported that on 16 February, several employees from the management of the bus company «egged» were invited by the investigators to testify. A police spokesman said «Mako»: «the more we learn, the better we understand that the responsibility for the accident lies with the company as a whole.»