According to the first determinations, 7 people lost their lives and 46 people were injured in the accident where the high speed train and the guide locomotive collided in Ankara. How did the train accident happen? How many people died? Who is responsible for the train crash? Last minute developments ...
Ankara has woke up to this day with the news of a sad train accident. TCDD Taşımacılık A.Ş., which operates between Ankara and Konya. It collided with the High Speed Train run by the guide train, who is in charge of controlling the railway line at Marşandiz station in Ankara. He explained that a total of 7 people, including one mechanic, died in the train accident and 46 people were injured.
112 Emergency Service, fire brigade and UMKE teams intervene in passengers injured in an accident involving High Speed Train and guide train in Ankara. The railway experts, whose views we have consulted after the accident, expressed their views that the number of deaths may increase if the images are considered.
THE GOVERNOR OF ANKARA GOVERNOR
"The High Speed Train collided with the suburban train," the Ankara Governor's statement said. Ankara Governor Vasip Şahin said in a statement, “According to the latest findings made in the studies related to the accident that occurred as a result of the collision of the High Speed Train, which made the Ankara-Konya expedition at 06.30:1 in Ankara in the morning, to the Marşandiz station and collided with the guide train 7 3 of our machinists lost their lives and 46 of our injuries, XNUMX of them were seriously injured. Our injured citizens have been treated at various hospitals in our city ”.
FIRST DESCRIPTION OF THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION
"The control locomotive was not supposed to be on the High Speed Train track," the statement from the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure said. The Ankara Chief Public Prosecutor's Office launched an investigation into the High Speed Train accident in Ankara.