Palestinian woman detonates car bomb at checkpoint near Jerusalem

Police officer severely wounded after terrorist detonates car bomb

Scene of attack Sunday morning

Scene of attack Sunday morning

A Palestinian terrorist detonated a car bomb at a checkpoint near Ma’ale Adumim outside of East Jerusalem Sunday morning.

An Israeli police officer was lightly wounded from the explosion after stopping the vehicle. The female terrorist reportedly left the vehicle before detonating the bomb.

The police officer was reportedly severely burned from the explosion and rushed to a local hospital. The terrorist was treated on the scene by Israeli paramedics.