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Roadside bombs kills family of 9 in Afghanistan

A roadside bomb in Herat province detonated Tuesday, killing nine members of one family.
By JC Finley Follow @JC_Finley Contact the Author   |   May 7, 2014 at 4:47 PM

KABUL, Afghanistan, May 7 (UPI) -- A family of nine traveling by rickshaw in Afghanistan's Herat province were killed Tuesday when a roadside bomb detonated.

Provincial police spokesman Abdul Raouf Ahmadi said that the family members killed included five children and four adults.

No one has yet claimed responsibility for the attack.

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