Diyala (IraqiNews) An official source informed, on Thursday, that a civilian was injured in a bomb blast in the district of Khanaqin, in Diyala Province.
The source told Alsumaria News that a bomb emplaced on the roadside in Aliawa ares, in Khanaqin District (northeast of Diyala Province) exploded, this morning, targeting a vehicle, and injuring its owner.
The owner of the vehicle was severely wounded, while the vehicle was completely burned, the source added.
He further explained that security forces cordoned off the area of the incident, and transferred the injured to a nearby hospital to receive the needed treatment.
It is noteworthy that Khanaqin is a district in Diyala Province. The population of the Judicial Center increased to more than 160,000 in 2011-2010 Because of the stability of the security situation in the district.