36 Die in Afghan Bus-Tanker Collision

36 Die in Afghan  Bus-Tanker Collision36 Die in Afghan  Bus-Tanker Collision

An Afghan official says at least 36 passengers, including women and children, have been killed when their bus collided with a fuel tanker in southern Zabul Province. Gul Islam Seyal, spokesman for the provincial governor, said on Sunday more than 25 others are seriously wounded with some in critical conditions. The collision took place in Shar-e Safa district, on the main highway linking the capital, Kabul, to the southern city of Kandahar, AP reported. He said authorities will transfer critical patients to neighboring Kandahar province.