Tuesday, 25 June 2019 01:53 GMT

Vehicle crash kills 2 troopers in Turkey

(MENAFN) Two Turkish soldiers and the driver of a prisoner transport vehicle carrying them were killed in an accident in northern Turkey on April 13, a security source said.

In a wooded area of the Karabuk province's Yenice district, the van, which was carrying several soldiers and an inmate, went off the road and down a hill some 100 meters high, said the source, who asked not to be named due to restrictions on talking to the media.

Medical rescue and emergency teams as well as gendarmerie forces rushed to the scene.

Two soldiers were killed, while 13 soldiers and the inmate GurbetKalayci were injured, the source added.


Vehicle crash kills 2 troopers in Turkey


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