At least 15 people were killed, and 25 others were wounded in a traffic accident early Saturday, Kandahar local officials said.
According to local officials the accident occurred on Saturday morning at around 6am in Hawoz Madad village of Zhari district when a passenger bus and a truck collided.
Kandahar provincial governor’s spokesman Aziz Ahmad Azizi confirmed the crash said that women and children are among the victims.
Three women are among the dead and three are among the wounded, Azizi said.
According to Azizi three children were also killed.
A number of wounded are in critical condition, officials said.