NOWSHERA, 21 March: Two police personnel including a station house office (SHO) were killed and two other policemen were sustained critical injuries when a Peshawar bound Khushal Express train rammed into their car in Azakhel area of Nowshera here on Tuesday.
According to police, SHO Hameed Khan along with his team was on routine patrol when a Peshawar bound Khushal Express train rammed into their car in Azakhel area. The train was on route from Karachi to Peshawar. SHO Hameed Khan and sepoy Zia-ur-Rehman were killed whereas Sub-Inspector Akhthar Hussain and spoy Zabikh Ullah sustained critical injuries in the incident. The injured policemen were rushed to Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar for treatment.
The car was completely damaged in the incident. The Pakistan Railway department has suspended trains till clearance of the track.