Amman, A car exploded in southeast Turkey near the border with Syria, killing three Syrian people, Daily News reported.

The explosion took place in the town of Reyhanl?, where officials are carrying out inspections to determine its cause.

Ambulances, police teams were dispatched to the scene.

Reyhanl? is home to thousands of Syrian refugees. Following a series of bombings in the region in 2013, Turkey tightened controls along its 900-km border with Syria.

Source: Jordan News Agency