PKK terrorists carried out a mined attack on the 53 thousand 15 voyage train coming from Elazığ, Tatvan District of Bitlis, to the village of Akbulut in Palu District.
According to the statement made by the Elazig Governorate, the 36-car freight train from the Tatvan District of Bitlis to Elazig was attacked by PKK terrorists with remote control mined mine near Akbulut Village in Palu District yesterday at 15.45.
The 5 railcar was derailed as a result of explosion of a mine in the middle of the rails, and damage occurred in the 20-meter section of the rails.
While there were no deaths or injuries on the freight train, 4 of which had 7 crew members, TCDD rescue machines started work in the region.
An operation was launched in the region in order to neutralize PKK attackers carrying out a mined attack on the freight train.
Source : I www.cnnturk.co