At least 18 folks have been killed and round 80 others wounded in two separate freeway traffic injuries in western Afghanistan, provincial officers stated on Sunday.
Mohammad Naser Mehri, spokesman for the provincial governor in Farah province, stated a bus hit a gas tanker at the primary freeway, killing 14 folks and wounding greater than 40. The bus used to be on its method from western Herat towards the capital, Kabul, when the twist of fate came about, Mehri stated.
“Round a dozen of the wounded are in crucial situation,” Mehri stated.
In the meantime past due Saturday night, 4 folks have been killed when any other bus overturned in neighboring Nimroz province, stated Ahmad Arab, spokesman for the provincial governor in Nimroz.
Arab added that 36 others have been wounded in that twist of fate and blamed the bus motive force for riding too rapid and inflicting the automobile to turn over.
Traffic injuries don’t seem to be ordinary in Afghanistan; every year loads of folks die in traffic injuries on highways around the nation most commonly as the results of unpaved roads and careless drivers.