Traffic accident in Paghman

Traffic accident leaves seven dead and 70 injured in Paghman

At least seven people lost their lives and 70 others injured when two 404 buses collided in Paghman district of Kabul province, a security official said.

Tariq Arian, the spokesman for the Ministry of Interior, confirmed the incident took place on Monday, April 26, in Arghandi area of Paghman district.

The injured victims were taken to a hospital in Maidan Shahr, he added.

Drivers’ recklessness coupled with a poor road infrastructure often causes traffic accidents in Afghanistan.