As a result of the derailment of the freight train belonging to TCDD Transportation Inc. from Batman to Diyarbakir, a large number of railcars were overthrown and the railway line was damaged.
According to information obtained, the Batman-Diyarbakir expedition of the freight train of TCDD Transportation Inc. yesterday in the town of 15.30 rails derailed in Sur. While the wagons were empty, there were no casualties, and many wagons were damaged.
TCDD teams from Malatya started to work in order to remove the wagons from the track and to open the damaged railway line again.
It was learned that the boiler was caused by the expansion of the rails due to extreme temperatures. The investigation was launched.