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Published:December 5th, 2006 04:05 EST
Vehicle bombs found in Mahmudiyah

Vehicle bombs found in Mahmudiyah

By SOP newswire

BAGHDAD – Iraqi Soldiers responded to a detonated vehicle bomb in the Mahmudiyah
district south of Baghdad at 8:15 a.m., Dec. 5.

Upon arrival, Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 4th Brigade, 6th Iraqi Army Division
blocked off the street and requested an explosive ordinance team to clear the area.
While clearing the area, the team from 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment of 2nd
Brigade, 10th Mountain Division found another vehicle borne improvised explosive
device.

The bomb was destroyed at 11:25 a.m. in a controlled detonation, and the area
was cleared.

One Iraqi civilian security guard was injured in the initial explosion.

Source:DoD