Iranian border guards Sunday reportedly fired mortar shells into Pakistani territory, killing one person and injuring two others.

A district administration official declining to be named said Iranian border guards reportedly fired nine mortar shells that hit a vehicle in Panjgoor district of Balochistan near Pak-Iran border.

The incident claimed one life and the two injured were rushed to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.

Security personnel also reached the spot as the investigation into the attack went underway.