According to local authorities in Maidan Wardak province of Afghanistan, Afghan and coalition security forces clashes with each other at Syedabad district on Saturday evening.

Provincial governor spokesman Shahidullah Shahid confirming the report said the incident took place took place later Saturday evening at Sesi arae in Syedabad district.

Mr. Shahid did not disclose further information regarding the casualties as a result of the clashes however Gen. Dawlat Waziri deputy Afghan defense ministry spokesman said they are unaware of the clashes.

In the meantime a local official speaking on the condition of anonymity said at least 3 Afghan national army soldiers were killed.

Coalition officials yet to comment regarding the report.