The Ministry of Interior clarifies the nature of the car accident in Mansour

Baghdad, The Ministry of Interior issued a clarification of the car accident in the Al-Mansour area in Baghdad.

The Ministry stated in a statement: A fire broke out inside a pickup truck as a result of an electrical short circuit, without human casualties as preliminary information, near Al-Rowad intersection in Al-Mansour area, and civil defense detachments began to extinguish the fire.

A security source had said earlier this evening that a civilian car exploded as a result of the presence of weapons equipment inside it, in the Al-Mansour area.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency