An old bomb reportedly exploded in Al Ghabawi (Zarqa) on Thursday, September 19, leaving two people dead and three injured. Media reports indicate that the explosion reportedly occurred as children were playing with the found bomb.
Authorities announced that an investigation into the incident is ongoing. Heightened security measures and traffic disruptions are likely around the area of the blast.
Further such incidents are possible over the near term due to the possible remnants of old bombs in the country.
Individuals in the Zarqa province are advised to monitor the situation and avoid the affected area.
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