At least four policemen were killed and 12 others injured in a collision between police van and a truck here in Badin late Sunday night.

According to details, a Badin bound police van carrying under training recruits collided head-on with a speedy truck coming from opposite direction in Mirwah Muri area. Three cops were killed on the spot and 13 others sustained injuries. The police and rescue personnel shifted the bodies and injured cops to nearby hospital where another succumbed to his wounds. Five policemen with serious wounds were later referred to Karachi. The police took the truck into custody and arrested the driver. A case has been registered into the incident and investigations were underway.