5 wagons of the passenger train have been overturned near the Sarılar District between Tekirdağ's Muratlı and Çorlu districts. 24 people died and 338 people were injured in the accident. Citizen in one of the wagons toppled in the accident: Everything happened in 5-6 seconds everyone started screaming…
“Everything happened in 5-6 seconds, everyone started to scream. While the train fell to the left, the windows exploded, those who fell down the window were gone. Suddenly, no one could understand what was happening. We were in the first car, God helped us. I saw that the other wagons were overturned. ”
Citizens who came to see their relatives while the treatments of the injured were continuing in Çorlu State Hospital created a concentration in front of the hospital.
After the train accident in Tekirdağ Çorlu, the treatment of injured people brought to Çorlu State Hospital continues.
The wounded moments of the incident
Emre Kocaağ, 20, who does not remember the moment of the incident, said, “I was lying on the floor when I woke up. I have pain. ”
With his daughter from Edirne Uzunköprü ÇerkezköyTürkan Sar, 47, who went to Istanbul, said, “As far as I can see, the train was going fast. When the train braked suddenly, we were all hurled inside the train. The rear wagon was broken off the train. The vacant ones helped, we got off the train. We waited for a while, no one coming. Then the villagers brought the engines to the ambulances, ”he said.
Mikail Yiğit, whose nephew was injured, stated that they went to the scene immediately after the accident and that the villagers helped the wounded. Believe me, if 90 percent of the people in hospitals have survived, it is because of the help of the villagers with their tractors. ”
Source : www.cumhuriyet.com.t is