An armed clash between two tribes claimed six innocent lives after a stray rocket hit a passenger vehicle in Spinwarm area on Wednesday.

According to details, fighting broke out between the two rival tribes this morning in which rockets were used freely.

Six persons were killed in a clash between the two groups over a land dispute at Spinwam in the North Waziristan Agency (NWA) on Wednesday here.

The two groups claiming the ownership of a piece of land came clashing traded rockets and automatic weapons fire leaving six persons dead and several injured.

As the clashed continued, a stray rocket hit a passenger car killing five people on the spot. Conditions are still tense in the area, local residents say.