The 25th hearing of the lawsuit filed regarding the train accident in which 328 people died and 9 people were injured in the Çorlu district of Tekirdağ has begun. Zehra Bilgin, who lost her sister and niece along with her daughter in the accident, said, “Justice will find its place. "Justice will come out from under the tracks," he said.
Istanbul from Uzunköprü district of Edirne HalkalıThe passenger train, which had 362 passengers and 6 personnel, derailed and overturned on July 8, 2018, near Sarılar Mahallesi, Çorlu district of Tekirdağ. In the accident, 7 people, including 25 children, lost their lives and 328 people were injured.
4 PEOPLE HAVE BEEN FILED
Çorlu Chief Public Prosecutor's Office kazan1st Regional Directorate of TCDD, which was found to be defective in the Halkalı Turgut Kurt served as Railway Maintenance Manager at 14's Railway Maintenance Directorate. Çerkezköy Özkan Polat, the Road Maintenance and Repair Supervisor at the Road Maintenance Department, Celaleddin Çabuk, the Line Maintenance and Repair Officer at the Road Maintenance Department, and Çetin Yıldırım, the Bridges Supervisor, who works at TCDD and signed the annual general inspection report in May, said "resulting death and injury by negligence". A lawsuit was filed at the Çorlu 2st High Criminal Court, demanding a prison sentence of 15 to 1 years, for the crime of being
REAL RESPONSIBLE LIABLES WILL BE JUDGED
The hearing of the 9th hearing of the case started in Çorlu Public Education Center, which was converted into a courtroom. Those who were injured in the accident and those who lost their relatives gathered on the Boulevard Road and walked in front of the hall with the photographs of the deceased in their hands.
Zehra Bilgin, who lost her daughter Bihter Bilgin, her sisters Emel Duman and Derya Kurtuluş and her niece Beren in the accident, thanked those who supported them in the statement she made before the hearing. Bilgin said, “I sacrificed my son Bihter, my brothers Derya, Emel and my nephew Beren to negligence, but I will not sacrifice them to this justice. I will seek their justice to the end. No one will be protected, the real responsible will be prosecuted. These will come, no one will be spared. Justice will be served. Justice will go under the rails. No one will shut up,” she said.
LAWYERS CANNOT PARTICIPATE, HEALING DELAYED
Lawyers could not attend the 25th hearing of the lawsuit filed regarding the train accident in the Çorlu district of Tekirdağ, in which 328 people died and 9 people were injured, due to the bad weather in Istanbul. The hearing, which most of the families could not attend, was postponed to 25 May 2022. The court also decided to wait for the missing documents in the file.