Explosion reported outside US embassy in Turkish capital

Explosion reported outside US embassy in Turkish capital

February 1st, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish news reports say an explosion in front of the U.S. Embassy in the Turkish capital Ankara has injured several people.

An Associated Press journalist reported Friday seeing a body in the street in front of an embassy side entrance. It was not immediately clear what the cause of the blast was.

State-run TRT television says the blast has caused injuries and several ambulances were dispatched to the area.