JEDDAH, 4th July, 2016 (WAM) — A security spokesman at the Saudi Ministry of Interior has said that a suicide bomber blew himself up near the car park of the Dr. Suleiman Faqeeh Hospital, killing himself and leaving two security men with minor injuries.

The Saudi Press Agency, SPA, quoted the security spokesman saying that at 2:15 a.m. at Palestine Street crossroads with Ha’il Street near the hospital in Jeddah province, the attacker caught the attention of the security guards who noticed he was acting suspiciously. He detonated his suicide vest when security guards approached him.