November 16, 2005
Release Number: 05-11-75
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CAR BOMB DETONATES IN KANDAHAR
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – A vehicle borne improvised explosive device detonated near a U.S. military convoy in Kandahar killing one Afghan civilian and destroying a civilian flat-bed truck this morning.
The car bomb, which killed its driver, detonated on the outskirts of Kandahar against the convoy as it was returning from a nearby forward operating base.
There were no U.S. injuries or deaths.
For more information contact COMBINED FORCES COMMAND – AFGHANISTAN, COALITION PRESS INFORMATION CENTER at Kabul-Presscenter@cfc-a.centcom.mil or by phone at 070-276-545.