Scene of Jerusalem bus bombing
Scene of Jerusalem bus bombingNati Shohat/FLASH90

The terrorist behind Monday's Jerusalem bus bombing has died of his wounds Wednesday night, in Sha'arei Tzedek Medical Center.

Palestinian news sites have identified him as a resident of the Palestinian Authority (PA). 

A bomb exploded on the #12 bus in the capital Monday afternoon, injuring 16 people - mostly bystanders and passengers on an adjacent bus. 

Among the injured, at least two are still being treated in Jerusalem hospitals, Channel 2 reports, and are listed as being in light to moderate condition. 

Tova Dvorin and Matt Wanderman contributed to this report.