Traffic accident kills four and injures two in Bamyan province

A traffic accident in central Bamyan province killed four people and injured two others when a car diverted on the Band-e-Amir route and collided.

Taliban’s media office in the province said that the incident occurred on Thursday at 9:30 am, claiming the lives of two men and two women, and a man and child sustained injuries.

The injured were taken to the central hospital in Bamyan.

Taliban security command in Bamyan said that the driver’s reckless driving was the cause of the collision.

Traffic accidents have increased in recent years across the country, taking many lives. Poor road infrastructure, driver negligence, and non-compliance with driving regulations are among the contributing factors to traffic accidents.