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Three US soldiers injured in attack S. Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Jan 6 (KUNA) -- Three American soldiers were injured when an Iraqi armed man tossed a hand grenade at a US army patrol unit in southern Baghdad on Tuesday, an Iraqi police source said.
The source, requesting anonymity, told KUNA the unknown Iraqi threw the hand grenade at the US vehicle causing injuries to three servicemen and damaging the vehicle.
The US forces in the vehicle opened fire at the Iraqi gunmen and killed him, added the source.
The American army did not comment on the attack nor about the injury of the soldiers. (end) mhg.bs KUNA 062011 Jan 09NNNN