Bus, fuel tanker collision kills 35 in Afghanistan

At least 35 people were killed early on Sunday when a passenger bus struck a fuel tanker in a head-on collision in the southern province of Zabul, officials said.

AFP| Updated: Sep 04, 2016, 10:33 AM IST
Bus, fuel tanker collision kills 35 in Afghanistan

Kandahar: At least 35 people were killed early on Sunday when a passenger bus struck a fuel tanker in a head-on collision in the southern province of Zabul, officials said.

"The passenger bus was on its way from Kandahar to Kabul when it collided with a fuel tanker. In the accident, 35 people were killed and more than 20 others were wounded," Zabul's Governor Bismillah Afghanmal told AFP.