At least 14 were killed in a suicide car bomb attack on a checkpoint outside of the Khalis town in Iraq, Independent reports.
6 people died in their cars waiting to pass the checkpoint, another 8 dead were policemen. More than 40 people got injured.
The death toll can rise as many wounded are in the severe state.
'We still have charred bodies inside many vehicles including a minibus packed with women and children' police officer says.
Khalis is a town around 80km (50 miles) north of Baghdad.