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Bomb detonates in Turkish capital, killing 3

A car bomb rocked the Turkish capital on Tuesday, igniting other vehicles, killing three people and wounding 15.

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Smoke billows from the site of a blast in the center of Ankara, Turkey, on Tuesday, Sept. 20.

The explosion took place just outside a high school in Ankara.

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Medics carry a wounded man from the site of a blast in the center of Ankara on Tuesday.

Reyhan Altintas, a neighborhood administrator, said she rushed outside after hearing a loud blast.

"I had never heard anything like it in my life," witness Adnan Yavuz said of the initial blast. "Then came another explosion and parts of a car dropped from the tree."

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Turkish police officers work at the site of a blast in the center of Ankara on Tuesday.

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A firefighter sprays water at the site of a blast in the center of Ankara on Tuesday.

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