Explosion near Fallujah injures six - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

0727/04 - BAGHDAD, Iraq

Explosion near Fallujah injures six

A blast went off today near the troubled Iraqi city of Fallujah. A hospital official says six people were injured, including a child. Witnesses say a house was damaged by the explosion.

It's not clear what caused the blast.

A Marine spokesman says U.S. forces weren't engaged in any clashes in the region today. Since U.S. forces pulled out of Fallujah earlier this year, the military has used some long-distance strikes against insurgents in the city.

Copyright 2004 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

  • East Texas NewsMore>>

  • Authorities in Broaddus now searching for suspect who just robbed bank

    Authorities in Broaddus now searching for suspect who just robbed bank

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:41:14 GMT
    (Source: KTRE Staff)(Source: KTRE Staff)

    Authorities in San Augustine County have confirmed they are investigating a bank robbery in Broaddus. 

    More >>

    Authorities in San Augustine County have confirmed they are investigating a bank robbery in Broaddus. 

    More >>
  • Livingston woman accused of stealing from title company

    Livingston woman accused of stealing from title company

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:52 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:52:57 GMT
    Ashley Nacole Reeks (Source: Polk County Jail)Ashley Nacole Reeks (Source: Polk County Jail)
    Ashley Nacole Reeks (Source: Polk County Jail)Ashley Nacole Reeks (Source: Polk County Jail)
    A federal grand jury has indicted a Livingston woman and three men accused of taking part in a conspiracy to steal nearly $400,000 from a Tyler County title company. Ashley Nacole Reeks, 32, is named in a nine-count indictment with charges of bank theft, conspiracy to commit offenses against and to defraud the United States and conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Wesley Moore, Moses Lopez and Austin Chumley are also named in the indictment. Reeks was arrested on the warrants early Fri...More >>
    A federal grand jury has indicted a Livingston woman and three men accused of taking part in a conspiracy to steal nearly $400,000 from a Tyler County title company. Ashley Nacole Reeks, 32, is named in a nine-count indictment with charges of bank theft, conspiracy to commit offenses against and to defraud the United States and conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Wesley Moore, Moses Lopez and Austin Chumley are also named in the indictment. Reeks was arrested on the warrants early Fri...More >>
  • Suspect in Angelina Co. nightclub shooting arrested

    Suspect in Angelina Co. nightclub shooting arrested

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:43 AM EDT2018-04-20 10:43:53 GMT
    Kevin Edward Jefferson (Source: Angelina County Jail)Kevin Edward Jefferson (Source: Angelina County Jail)

    The suspect in a shooting at an Angelina County nightclub has been taken into custody and booked into jail.

    More >>

    The suspect in a shooting at an Angelina County nightclub has been taken into custody and booked into jail.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly