Car explodes in Berlin

15:45, 15 March 2016
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One man died when an explosive device went off in a car Tuesday morning in Berlin, police said, according to CNN.

The blast occurred around 8:00 local time in Charlottenburg, a district in western Berlin, according to city police spokesman Stefan Petersen, CNN reported.

The man who was killed was driving the Volkswagen Passat when it exploded, said Carsten Mueller, another police spokesman.

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Tuesday's explosion occurred along the main thoroughfare of Bismarckstrasse in the large, residential western Berlin neighborhood, according to the report.

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