Roadside bomb in Iraq kills 2, injuries 8

January 23, 2011 09:40

BAGHDAD — A roadside bomb killed two people and wounded eight Sunday during Baghdad's morning rush hour at the start of the local work week, Iraqi police said.

The bomb exploded at 7 a.m. in southwest Baghdad as a police patrol was driving by, killing one bystander and a policeman, said a security official. Four other members of the security forces were injured.The casualties were confirmed by a medical official at Baghdad's Yarmouk Hospital.

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