Another deadly traffic accident occurred on the Jawzjan-Balkh highway when a car overturned in the Jawzjan province of northern Afghanistan, killing one person and injuring two more, according to local health officials.

According to the Director of the public relations office of Jawzjan provincial administration, Hamidullah Darzabi, this incident took place along the Jawzjan-Balkh highway in the Hadbakhshi region, where a Corolla-type car overturned and caused injuries and fatality.

The official stated that the car was traveling from Faryab to Balkh when the accident occurred.

According to the health officials, the injured were taken to the nearest hospital, Jawzjan Provincial Hospital, and the condition of one of the injured is said to be critical.

In a recent accident In Zabul province, in southern Afghanistan, flooding caused a passenger bus to tip over, resulting in the deaths of four persons and the injuries of forty-eight more.

The health officials said that three women and one man lost their lives while women and children were no exceptions in getting wounded as a result of the fatal accident.

In Afghanistan, drivers’ negligence has caused a significant number of fatalities, and in recent months, the number of traffic accidents involving driver error has increased.

In Afghanistan, drivers’ negligence has caused a significant number of fatalities, and in recent months, the number of traffic accidents involving driver error has increased.

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  • Saqalain Eqbal is an Online Editor for Khaama Press. He is a Law graduate from The American University of Afghanistan (AUAF).