Blast in front of U.S. embassy in Ankara, some wounded - media

ANKARA, Feb 1 (Reuters) - An explosion in front of the U.S. embassy in the Turkish capital Ankara on Friday wounded several people, Turkish media reported.

A Reuters witness reported a loud explosion in the area and the Dogan news agency said ambulances and fire engines went the to the site.

(Reporting by Jonathon Burch; Writing by Daren Butler)