15 Jul 2007

PR# 2007-542

Motorcyclist killed in accident with convoy

QALA-E NAW, Afghanistan – Local police in the Qala-e Naw district, Badghis province reported that a convoy consisting of ISAF and ANP vehicles was involved in an accident in which a civilian motorcyclist was killed.

The police investigated the scene of the accident and took statements from witnesses.   

“Our thoughts are with the family of the motorcyclist,” said Maj. John Thomas, ISAF spokesman.  “We will work with local authorities to learn if there is anything that can be done to avoid such tragedies in the future.”

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