Avenue of Bomb Rocks in the heart of Istanbul; 6 dead, dozens injured | Technology

ISTANBUL (AP) — A bomb rocked a major pedestrian thoroughfare in the heart of Istanbul on Sunday, killing six people, injuring several dozen and sending people fleeing the blast.

Emergency vehicles responded to the scene on Istiklal Avenue, a popular thoroughfare lined with shops and restaurants that leads to the iconic Taksim Square. In video posted online, a loud bang was heard and a flash was seen as pedestrians turned and fled.

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