posted on May, 9 2004 @ 04:48 AM
An explosion in a Baghdad market has killed at least seven people including three police officers. At least 13 other people were wounded in the blast,
eyewitnesses and hospital sources told Reuters news agency.
An US convoy had just passed through the area before the explosion in the Bayaa area of the Iraqi capital, they said.
After the blast, US soldiers sealed off the area and ambulances rushed the casualties to a nearby hospital.
Elsewhere, three British soldiers have been injuried in a grenade explosion in Basara, but details are not yet known.
More details as it becomes available
[Edited on 9-5-2004 by SkepticOverlord]
[Edited on 5-9-2004 by Valhall]
[Edited on 10-5-2004 by SkepticOverlord]