facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Iraq: 6 dead, 28 injured in car bomb explosion

July 11, 2013 at 8:29 AM   |   Comments

TUZ KHURMATU, Iraq, July 11 (UPI) -- Six people were killed and 28 injured Thursday when a car bomb exploded in Tuz Khurmatu, Iraq, authorities said.

The victims were all police officers, sources told IraqiNews.com

The bomb also destroyed 12 houses and damaged four cars in the town east of Tikrit.

The injured policemen were transported to the hospital, while the dead have been taken to the morgue, sources told IraqiNews.com.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
California officer allegedly stole nude photos during arrest California officer allegedly stole nude photos during arrest
2
New submarine set for commissioning New submarine set for commissioning
3
[UPDATE] Two Calif. deputies killed, two others shot [UPDATE] Two Calif. deputies killed, two others shot
4
Lumberton grandpa shoots granddaughter's would-be rapist Lumberton grandpa shoots granddaughter's would-be rapist
5
Ottawa assault: PM went to closet, MPs made spears from flagpoles Ottawa assault: PM went to closet, MPs made spears from flagpoles
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback