4 people killed, 11 injured in Samangan, Baghlan accidents


Four people have been killed and 11 others injured in a traf-fic accidents in northern Bagh-lan and Samangan provinces, officials said on Friday.

Two people were killed and six others injured when a pas-senger bus overturned in the Hazrat Sultan district of Samangan province, Gover-nor Spokesperson Khair Khawa Samangani said.

“The bus was on its way from Mazar-i-Sharif to Kabul when overturn due to high speed in the Yaka Tot locality,” he said.

He said two passengers were killed and six others injured in the accident that took place on Thursday night.

Separately, two people, in-cluding a woman, have been killed and five others injured in a traffic accident in the Bagh-lan Markazi district.

Baghlan Traffic Department Director Qari Mohammad Na-zir told local media a corolla car and trailer collided on Kunduz-Baghlan highway.

The injured had been shifted to Kunduz Provincial Hospital and the vehicles were seized by Baghlan Traffic Depart-ment.

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