| GEO Pakistan|
| Driver killed in Hangu school van firing|
| Updated at: 0951 PST, Friday, February 27, 2009|
HANGU: A driver was killed and two students sustained injuries when unknown persons opened fire at a van carrying children to school in Hangu. The attackers also kidnapped six students.
Police sources said a school van travelling from Hangu to Kohat when unidentified persons opened fire at van near Merobik Banda area killing driver Asghar Ali on the spot and injuring two students Zafar and Farhan.
Eyewitnesses said the attackers also abducted six students. The body and injured were shifted to Civil Hospital. Heavy police contingents launched search operation for the recovery of the children.