Caught on Security Cameras:
The moment a female suicide bomber blew herself up in the Volgograd railway station–
Sixteen people were killed in the attack.
A massive explosion at a train station in the Russian city of Volgograd killed at least 16 people, including one police officer, the Investigative Committee of Russia said on its website Sunday.
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The head of the committee, Vladimir Markin, said 16 people had been killed and 34 people were injured, including a 9-year-old girl.
The female suicide bomber set off the device before she could pass through a metal detector, Markin said, citing available information.
He said the bomber used the equivalent of 10 kilograms of TNT and included shrapnel.
Video taken from an outside security camera shows a huge fireball inside what appears to be the main entrance followed by a steady trail of smoke coming out shattered windows.