The number of deaths rose by 9 in the high-speed train accident that occurred in Ankara this morning. The High Speed Train, which made the Ankara-Konya flight, collided with the guide train that was controlling the road at the Marşandiz Station in Yenimahalle district. It was learned that the first and second wagons were derailed and overturned and intertwined with the severity of the impact.
Three 9 people lost their lives in the accident, while the 48 was injured. The first information after the accident again points to a major negligence.
FIRST DESCRIPTION FOR THE CAUSES OF THE BOILER
Ankara Governor's Office announced that the accident was the result of a collision.
"The guide train, which is on the same road with the train, collided, there are 43 injured and 4 dead," said Ankara Governor Vasip Şahin. In the last statement made by the Ankara Governorship, it was stated that 7 people, one of whom was a machinist, died and 3 people, 46 of them were seriously injured.
THE NAME OF THREE PEOPLE THAT HAVE BEEN LIFE
According to the last list, the number of dead increased to 9.
While 6 of those who lost their lives have not been identified yet, Kadir Ü., Tahsin E. and Arif KE have lost their lives.
The number of people injured in the accident has reached 48. Three of the injured are in serious condition.
The injured were taken to Oncology Hospital, Ankara Gazi Mustafa Kemal Public Hospital, Numune Hospital, Hacettepe Hospital and Yenimahalle Public Hospital by ambulances.
Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office launched an investigation into the High Speed Train accident.
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION: THE LOCOMOTIVE MUST NOT BE OVER THE RAIL
"The High Speed Train hit the locomotive that controls the road," the Ministry of Transport said in a statement. The control locomotive should not have been on that track. After the collision, the train derailed and hit the overpass. Under the influence of the crash, the overpass collapsed on the train. ' Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turan went to the area where the accident happened and received information from the authorities about the accident and work.
Transport Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan said, “The high-speed train control locomotive collided head-on… 3 engineers and 6 passengers lost their lives… 9 people lost their lives in total. - Source: Habersol