Bomb in garbage container wounds several people in western Turkey: Turkish media

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Posted: Aug 31, 2017 2:05 AM

ANKARA (Reuters) - A bomb placed in a garbage container exploded in Turkey's Izmir province on the Aegean coast on Thursday, wounding several people on a shuttle bus, the private Dogan news agency said.

State-run TRT Haber news channel said the explosion took place at around 8 am (1.00 a.m. ET), adding that six people on a shuttle bus were wounded.

(Reporting by Ece Toksabay; Editing by Dominic Evans)