QUETTA: Five security personnel were killed in a blast at Qambrani Road in Sharifabad area, Geo News reported Saturday.
According to SHO Shalkot, the security forces signaled a suspicious vehicle to stop and started chasing it when it did not do so.
Armed man present in the explosive-laden vehicle detonated himself, as a result five security men were killed who were chasing the vehicle.
The terrorist in the car was also killed while the vehicle was completely damaged, the SHO told.
Police took three hand grenades and a pistol into custody that were found from the blast site. They also seized the damaged vehicle and started investigation.