Motorcyclist killed in Kiryat Ata explosion

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March 4, 2010 20:07

 
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A motorcyclist was killed when his vehicle exploded in the center of Kiryat Ata, north of Haifa on Thursday night. The motorcycle was overtaking a bus on the town's main road when the explosion occurred, police said. 


"At this stage this appears to be criminal-related," a police spokesman said. 

Several bus passengers were treated on the scene for shock. 


Senior Northern district police brass and a bomb squad attended the scene of the blast.

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