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3 roadside bombs go off in various parts of Baghdad

By Mohammad Tawfeeq, CNN
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • The blasts take place Friday morning
  • One police officer is killed
  • Several people are wounded

Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) -- Three separate roadside bombs went off in various parts of Baghdad on Friday morning, resulting in one death and injuries to several people, police said.

A bomb hit an Iraqi police patrol and wounded 15 people, including two police officers, in the Kadhimiya neighborhood in northwestern Baghdad.

A second roadside bomb hit an Iraqi army patrol and injured six people, including two Iraqi soldiers. The blast occurred in the al-Khadraa neighborhood in western Baghdad.

The third explosion of the day took place near Haifa street in central Baghdad. A roadside bomb hit an Iraqi police patrol, killing one officer and wounding five people.