Six kids among eight killed in fireball head-on car crash

SIX children are reported to be among eight dead after a horror head-on car smash beside the Dead Sea in Israel.

One car burst into flames after the crash on Route 90 near the Ein Gedi Nature Reserve, reports the Hamodia newspaper.

The MDA national emergency service said five people were trapped inside the burning car.

Three people in the other vehicle were taken to hospital.