Car explodes in Rishon Lezion; 1 moderately injured, arrested

A private car in Rishon Lezion exploded early Monday morning, moderately injuring one person. The man, in his thirties, was arrested on suspicion of involvement with the explosion. He was taken to the city's Asaf Harofeh Hosiptal for medical treatment. Police said the man was known as a local criminal. The owner of the car was not known to police.