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6 killed in a traffic mishap on Kabul-Jalalabad highway

7 Feb 2019 - 12:33
7 Feb 2019 - 12:33

METARHLAM (Pajhwok): Six people including three children were killed and four others injured in a traffic accident on Kabul-Jalalabad highway in eastern Laghman province on Thursday, officials said.

Laghman governor’s spokesman, Asadullah Dawlatzai, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the incident took place in Khairkhel area of Qarghaio district of the province around 12pm today.

He said that three children and three youths were killed and four others injured when two Corolla model vehicles collided.

The injured were evacuated to nearby healthcare center and their health condition is now stable, Dawlatzai added.

He said that the accident happened as result of one of the driver’s recklessness.

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