PESHAWAR: An improvised explosive device (IED) planted in a motorcycle exploded near vehicle of security forces here on Friday, martyring one security personnel and injuring another.
SP Rural Shakirullah Bangash told reports that it was a remote controlled blast and 4-5 kilograms of explosives fixed in a motorcycle was used.
The security forces vehicle was going to Warsak from Peshawar when reached at Methra, an IED bomb planted in a motorcycle parked on roadside was detonated with remote controlled device.As a result, one security personnel was martyred and another injured.
The wounded was shifted to hospital.The security forces cordoned off the area.
The security forces vehicle was damaged and a motorcycle was completely destroyed due to explosion.