The number of deaths in the train wreck has been 10 (Video)

The number of deaths in the train accident in Mersin was 10: According to the first estimations, 9 people died and many were injured as a result of the train hit by the service vehicle carrying the workers in the Akdeniz District of Mersin. DHA reporter Ali Ekber Şen, who told the incident, said, 'This place is like a war zone now. The wounded are on the ground, the teams are intervening, '
The passenger train that made the Adana-Mersin flight, whose identity of the mechanic was not yet known, hit a service van carrying the workers of a factory in Tarsus-Mersin Organized Industrial Zone, near the Taşkent stop between Mersin and Tarsus in the central Mediterranean district. A large number of ambulances and rescue teams were dispatched to the region.
Mersin Police Chief Hasan Hüseyin Bahar explained that the passenger train lost his life in 9 according to the initial determinations as a result of a collision with a service van carrying workers in a factory in Tarsus-Mersin Organized Industrial Zone near Tashkent stop between Mersin and Tarsus.
In the meantime, the service vehicle was divided into two by accident.
During the accident, it was understood that the number of injured people was thought to be 8. While one of the injured was taken to Mersin University Medical Faculty Hospital, the number of deaths increased to 4 with the death of 1 person, while 10 of the other injured were treated in Tarsus and 2 in Mersin State Hospital. It was stated that the minibus driver Fahri Kaya, who was 1 M 33 plate mined by the train from the injured, was in serious condition.
Governor Hasan Basri Güzeloğlu, Metropolitan Mayor Macit Ozcan and Provincial Police Director Hasan Huseyin Bahar came to the scene to get information about the accident.
Harun Kaya, Sinan Özpolat, Oğuzhan Beyazıt, Ayhan Akkoç, Kenan Erdinç, Mehmet Abiye, Cavit Yılmaz, Mine Serten and Onur Atlı lost their lives in Mersin University Faculty of Medicine, where Mustafa Doygun was taken.
While investigating the accident, the mechanics of the passenger train number 62 thousand 28, which goes from Mersin to Adana, were taken into custody for precautionary purposes.
In the meantime, in a statement made on the website of TCDD, it was stated that a judicial and administrative investigation was initiated regarding the accident. In the statement, which was recorded that the minibus driver entered the level crossing and exited in front of the train despite the warning of the guard, no information was given about why the barriers were not closed.



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