4 fire workers who were on duty in the sprinkler, which intervened in the forest fire in Antalya's Manavgat district, were caught in the flames. While the dead bodies of 2 of the fire workers were reached, 2 of them were injured.
While the sprinkler, which intervened in the fire in Gebece Mahallesi Güğlendibi Beloluk locality, was caught in the flames, 4 people from the 2-person fire team working in the sprinkler could not be reached.
The driver of the vehicle, Niyazi Iskarça, and fire worker Ali Hüseyin Karakaya, who were injured from the flames, were taken to Manavgat State Hospital by ambulance after the intervention by the 112 health team.
During the night search in the region, the dead bodies of Erdal Tokla and Yaşar Cinbaş were found in the burning sprinkler.
The number of people who lost their lives in the fire in Manavgat rose to 5.