Bus hits bomb in Afghanistan, 11 killed


KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say a minibus has hit a bomb buried in the road in the southern province, killing 11 members of a family.

Kandahar governor's spokesman Ahmad Jawed Faisal said Tuesday that the bus hit the device on a road northwest of Kandahar city at about 7:45 a.m., killing eight women, two children and a man. Two other men were also wounded.

Faisal says all of the victims were relatives but that he had no further details.