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6 dead, 8 injured in Ghazni car-bus collision

6 dead, 8 injured in Ghazni car-bus collision

Sep 29, 2016 - 19:24

GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Six people were killed and eight others wounded in a bus and car collision in southern Ghazni province on Thursday, officials said.

Ghazni Public Healthinfo-icon Director Zia Gul Asfandai told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident happened on the Kabulinfo-icon-Kandahar highway in Bazoo area of Maqur district at around 1pm noon.

Head of the civil hospital, Dr. Baz Mohammad Himmat, said the dead included three children and the injured included three children and one woman.

He said two of the injured who were in critical condition had been referred to Kabul and the others were in stable condition.

According to Himmat, all the dead and injured were occupants of the car and members of the same family.

A resident of Bazoo village said the car was moving in the right direction but the speedy bus hit it.

Most of accidents on the highway are blamed on drivers’ negligence.



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