At least one person was killed and 14 others were injured in a suicide blast today in Nowshera.

According to media reports the suicide bomber blew himself up near a security forces' vehicle on Nowshera's Mall road. 

While talking to media, DPO Nowshera Nadeem Bukhari said, "A suicide bomber targetted a vehicle of the security forces."

Of the injured, 12 have been shifted to Combined Military Hospital, Nowshera while two have been taken to District Headquarters Hospital. 

Rescue teams and security officials had reached the site of the explosion.