TCDD Hatay - Dörtyolda that made a statement about the train accident: Turkey State Railways (TCDD) Hatay - Dörtyol in the Delta level crossings tanker with a passenger train collided made a written statement the accident occurred.
Description; '' Today (yesterday) 20.30 waters in the region (61602) at the time of the regional passenger train 72 in the vicinity of Dörtyol at the time of the Delta level crossing at the Delta level crossing occurred. An accident occurred due to the uncontrolled entry of the vehicle with fuel oil with 477 DC 5 plate to the flashing and frontal level crossing. With the impact of the collision, vehicles and locomotives have flared. In the incident, two drivers lost their lives and our XNUMX passengers were slightly injured. The wounded were treated in the outpatient clinic of Dörtyol State Hospital and were discharged. Our passengers were evacuated immediately after the incident and transferred to their destination. Initiated investigation into the incident was started, "" said.