Suicide bombing kills 4 in Saudi Arabia

Published on May 30, 2015 13:12:12 PM

A car blasted due to a suicide bomber killing four people in a Shiite mosque in Dammam in eastern Saudi Arabia.

The bomber blew the explosive content in parking lot of the mosque, when the prayers were being held on Friday.

According to the state-run Saudi Press Agency, the security guards stopped the car in the parking lot of the mosque and the bomber blasted the explosives when the neared him. "Thank God, security authorities managed to foil a terrorist crime targeting worshippers," the agency stated.

It is still unclear is the bomber is among the four people who have died in the blast.