Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Media Release Service

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Pajhwok Mobile App

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

2 killed, 10 injured as bus overturns in Wardak

2 killed, 10 injured as bus overturns in Wardak

By
On
Jan 06, 2018 - 18:43

KABUL (Pajhwok): Two people died and another 10 sustained wounds in a traffic accident on the Kabul-Ghazni highway on Saturday, an official said.

The casualties occurred when a 303 public transport bus overturned on the highway in Narkh district of central Maidan Wardak province at about 7:30am.

Wardak police spokesman Naqibullah Ahmad Amini told Pajhwok Afghan News blamed the accident on high speed and said the injured had been taken to Maidan Shahr and Kabul hospitals. He had no information about their condition.

An eyewitness, Sayed Rahman, said the casualties included women and children. He said such accidents happened due to reckless driving and high speed.

sa/ma