Two people have died and 16 were injured in an explosion near southern Turkey’s province of Adana, Governor Mahmut Demirtas said Thursday.

 

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“Two people have died in the explosion, 16 people are injured,” Demirtas said in a statement.

 

A woman is believed to have carried out an explosion at a parking lot near the governor building in southern Turkey’s Adana province, Governor Mahmut Demirtas said Thursday.

 

“A car was blown up this morning at the entrance to the administration building. A woman is suspected of committing the terrorist act,” Demirtas said as quoted by Turkey’s NTV broadcaster.