An unmanned aerial vehicle of coalition forces has crashed in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan.

According to informed military sources, the drone crashed earlier today after experience engine failure.

“One of our unmanned aircraft experienced engine failure and crashed in Helmand province today. We are working to recover it,” the sources said.

Helmand is among the relatively volatile provinces in South of Afghanistan. Taliban militants are actively operating in some of its districts and often attempt to carry out attacks against the government and security institutions.