Two persons were killed when an explosion occurred in a warehouse situated at Jameel Chowk near Ring Road in Peshawar on Tuesday.

According to police, a blast occurred in a storage house at Jameel Chowk near Ring Road area due to which the roof of the godown collapsed and killed two persons on the spot.

Police and the rescue teams reached the incident site and shifted the bodies to the hospital.

Police is currently trying to ascertain the nature of the blast.