Suicide truck bomb kills 1 at Iraqi police station

April 10, 2009 13:51

A speeding suicide truck bomber slammed into a police station in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Friday, killing one policeman and wounding 20 other people, authorities said. The bomber made a sharp turn as he approached the police station in the southwestern parts of the city, then rammed his truck through an iron barrier, hitting a sandbagged wall beyond it and detonating his vehicle near the station's main building. The blast shook the entire complex, witnesses and police said.

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