8 killed, 12 injured in Kandahar collision
KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Eight people were killed and 12 others injured in a head-on collision in southern Kandahar province on Sunday, officials said.
The accident occurred in the Akhundzada area of Daman district, where passenger buses collided on the Kabul-Kandahar highway, the governor's spokesman told Pajhwok Afghan News.
Zalmay Ayubi said the injured were taken to the Mirwais Civil Hospital. However, the spokesman had no information about the condition of the wounded.
Mohammadullah, the Kandahar traffic department chief, confirmed the accident, blaming it on drivers' recklessness.
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