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Iraq: Car bomb at cattle market kills at least 10

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  • Iraqi police: Car bomb killed at least 10 people in Hilla cattle market
  • Explosion took place about 8:30 a.m. local time, according to police.
  • Town of Hilla is located about 100 kilometers south of Baghdad
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BAGHDAD, Iraq (CNN) -- A parked car packed with explosives detonated in a cattle market south of Baghdad on Thursday morning, killing at least 10 people and wounding 56 others, Hilla police said.

The explosion took place about 8:30 a.m. (12:30 a.m. ET), according to police.

Hilla is about 100 kilometers (63 miles) south of Baghdad.

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