"The car exploded near the house of Musa al-Nimr, an elderly residing in the eastern region," the source added.
The Municipal Council of Salouq confirmed the bombing in a post on its official Facebook page.
No group has claimed responsibility for the bombing so far.
Libya has been plagued with insecurity, violence and political chaos, since the fall of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi's regime in 2011 in a coup.
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