In the Kırkağaç district of Manisa, a truck crashed directly onto the railway as a result of a collision. Upon the notification of the citizens, the approaching passenger train was stopped and a possible disaster was prevented.
In the Kırkağaç district of Manisa, the vehicle first hit the barrier arms of the level crossing with automatic barriers and then the catharger pole, as a result of the van driver approaching the level crossing lost control of the steering wheel.
Due to the impact, he was knocked over directly to the railway. During the accident, the passenger train that was going from Izmir to Soma was stopped before arriving at the scene upon the notification of the citizens, and a possible disaster was prevented.
TCDD teams came to the scene in a short time on the tip of the railway with the help of the crane lifted the catheter pole.
The passenger train was kept in Kırkağaç's Bakır neighborhood until the work was completed. After the railway was opened to transportation, the passenger train journey continued.
An investigation into the incident has been launched.