Blast in Baghdad, eight casualties

Iraqi firefighters distinguish a fire at the scene of a car bomb attack in Baghdad.
Iraqi firefighters dousing a fire after a car bomb attack in Baghdad.

( BAGHDAD – A source in the Ministry of Interior informed that one (1) person was killed and seven (7) others injured in a blast southeast of Baghdad.

Sharing details, the source informed, “A bomb exploded today afternoon near an intersection at al-Nahrwan southeast of Baghdad, killing one person and injuring seven others.”

The source added, “Security forces rushed to the area and evacuated the injured to a nearby hospital and the dead body was sent to the forensic department.”

“The security forces also cordoned off the incident area and stopped any sort of approach to it,” the source continued.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Kurdistan MPs to leave Baghdad

Doctor killed in his own vehicle explosion southeast of Baghdad