Children among 10 dead in Kandahar bus-car collision
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): At least 17 people including women and children have suffered casualties in a traffic accident in the Maiwand district of southern Kandahar province, an official said on Thursday.
The incident occurred on Wednesday when a passengers’ bus rammed into a car on the Kandahar-Herat highway in the Malang-Karez locality of the district.
First Lieutenant Zia Durrani, Kandahar police spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News six children, three men and a woman were killed. Four women, two children and a man were wounded.
The injured were evacuated to the main provincial hospital and condition of some of them wasunstable, the official said.
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