One killed, six injured in firing on vehicle in Swat



SWAT: At least one person was killed and six others were injured when unidentified armed men opened fire on a vehicle in Karakar village in Barikot area here on Tuesday.

An official from Galege police station told Pakistan Today the passengers on the vehicle were travelling from Buner to Swat. One person was killed on the spot, while six people, including two women, were critically injured, he added.

According to the police, the dead and injured were shifted to the district headquarters hospital Saidu Sharif for medico-legal formalities.

The dead and injured are from Swat, police said.

The one deceased is identified as Ishaq.

Police officials reached the spot and started an investigation.