1 killed, 2 injured in Baghdad bomb blast

One person was killed and two others were injured after an explosive device went off west of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, according to a security source.

The source told Petra’s correspondent in Baghdad that the bomb exploded in Abu Gharib district of western Baghdad, killing one and injuring 2 others.

Security forces rushed to the scene, and cordoned off the area before sending the victims to hospital for treatment.

Source: Jordan News Agency