A roadside bomb explosion has killed six members of a family traveling in a vehicle in southern Afghanistan.
Provincial spokesman Ahmad Zirak said four men and two women were killed in the February 8 blast in the Nad Ali district of Helmand Province.
Roadside bombs are used extensively by Taliban militants.
A Taliban roadside bomb last killed five civilians, including a family of four, and two police officers in the country's south.
Based on reporting by AFP and dpa