Suicide bomber kills 3 outside Afghan cricket stadium

Afghan firefighters work at the site of a deadly suicide attack outside a cricket stadium, in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday. (AP Photo)

KABUL, Afghanistan: A suicide bomber struck outside a cricket stadium during a match in Afghanistan's capital Wednesday, killing at least three people and wounding 12 others, officials said.

Kabul police spokesman Basir Mujahid said hundreds of people were inside watching a match when the bomber struck outside the gates where security guards were searching people.

Health Ministry official Mohammad Salim Rasouli confirmed the death toll and said at least 12 people, including two children, were wounded.

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