Van-Kapıköy, the locomotive of the train, because of the excessive flooding due to the snow tunnel as a result of the damage caused material damage occurred
According to the information obtained, the accident; It occurred at the quarry location on the Van-Özalp road. The locomotive of the train numbered DE 33 078, which made the Van-Kapıköy expedition, came off the rails due to the flood that occurred after heavy rain and hit the first of the snow tunnels. While material damage occurred to the locomotive with the impact of the crash, the engineers survived the accident with slight scratches.
After the accident, the train was taken to Van Station Directorate after 8 hours of rescue vehicles coming to the scene.