Bomb kills 15 civilians; 12 wounded

1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment
Story by Staff Sgt. Justin Weaver

Date: 09.29.2009
Posted: 09.29.2009 02:49
News ID: 39400
Bomb kills 15 civilians; 12 wounded

FORWARD OPERATING BASE WILSON, Afghanistan — Fifteen Afghan civilians were found dead and at least 12 were wounded after an improvised explosive device exploded beneath their bus Sept. 29 on Highway 1 in the Kandahar province. <br /> <br /> Afghan and International Security Force partners are assessing casualties and damage. Afghan emergency medical personnel arrived quickly on the scene and supported ISAF medical staff to treat the injured casualties. <br />