Uzunköprü-Halkalı 6 wagon, 362 passenger and 6 staff and the 12703 train between the Balabanlı-Çorlu Km 162 in the course of the time, 17.00 rows of hours in the series 5 rail was derailed by derailment.
KazanIt has been determined that the flooding occurred due to the discharge of the soil between the culvert and the rail due to heavy rains.
The search and rescue teams have been transferred to the crash site. The necessary interventions for injuries are being made quickly.
The Ministry of Interior, the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications have started to work in coordination.
Ministry of Health ambulance helicopters, the Ministry of Interior rescue helicopters, arrived at the scene. TCDD's rescue rescue team Halkalıand moves to the scene. Search and rescue vehicles from Alpullu were also shipped to the scene.
Transport, Maritime and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan has moved from Ankara and is going to the accident.
A crisis center was established in the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications in the Presidency of Undersecretary Suat Hayri Aka. In Çorlu, the crisis center was established in the Presidency of Tekirdağ Governor Mehmet Ceylan and it is continuing to work in coordination with our ministry. Accident developments are closely monitored and necessary clarifications will be made by our crisis center as new information is provided.