Rails were damaged during the explosion of the freight train in Pazarcık district of Kahramanmaraş.
Governor Şükrü Kocatepe stated to the AA reporter that an explosion occurred during the passage of the freight train number 53272 departing from Narlı at the Tunnel location of Pazarcık district.
Expressing that there was no loss of life in the explosion, Kocatepe said, “Thank God there was no one injured. There is no damage to the train. Slight damage only occurred on the train track. Due to the explosion, a pit formed 1 meter deep and 2 meters in diameter. TCDD officials are trying to repair the damage. After the repair, the train track will be opened to transportation. ”
Expressing that the security forces moved to the region after the incident, Kocatepe gave the following information: “Our security forces acted cautiously against a second trap. When a cable was noticed very close to the explosion, it was cut immediately. The second trap was prevented at the last moment from the explosion. Our friends even said that there was a signal while they were there. Fortunately, thanks to the vigilance of our police, intervention was done just in time and explosives were destroyed. ”
Kocatepe Governor, said the security forces work in the region.
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