In Kayseri, the flood overturned the freight train: The flood brought accidents with it. This time the news of the accident is from the railways… In the district of Sarioglan of Kayseri, as a result of the overturning of 6 wagons of the train carrying fuel due to flood, the Kayseri-Sivas railway was closed to transportation.
According to the information received, 8 of the 6 wagons of the train under the direction of Yüksel Kartal, which took the engine from Kayseri to Sivas as processed, were derailed and overturned due to the flood.
The diesel leaked from the wagons to the land damaged the cultivated areas. After the accident, the gendarmerie and State Railways teams launched work at the scene.
The crews unloaded the diesel found in the tankers and the wagons that were knocked down were lifted with cranes. Kayseri-Sivas railway transportation due to the accident closed. It was announced that the railway would be opened after the damaged rails were repaired.