At least five persons were killed and three reported injured when a US unmanned drone fired missiles on two vehicles here in Miranshah on early Sunday morning, the second in as many days.

According to details, a pilotless US drone targeted two vehicles stated to be carrying miscreants in village Garbaz, tehsil Shawal of Miranshah, the tribal headquarters of North Waziristan Agency (NWA).

As a result of missile attack both the vehicles were destroyed killing five persons on the spot while three were left injured. Drones continued low level flights in the area creating panic and sense of fright among the dwellers.

It should be mentioned that it was second US drone attack on second consecutive day taking the total death toll seventeen.