2 dead, 4 injured as bomb explodes at market in Thailand

PHOTO: The Nation/Asia News Network

A motorcycle bomb exploded at a flea market in Pattani province on Monday, killing one boy and injuring at least four other victims.

The blast occurred in the late afternoon as many locals were shopping at Bo Thong market in Nong Chik district.

A woman and a 14-year-old boy were killed and sources said four security officials were also injured.

ALSO READ: Arrested Malaysian militants tested bombs in Kedah