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Bus Overturned at Aksaray-Ankara Highway, 8 Killed, 44 Injured

Bus Overturned at Aksaray-Ankara Highway, 8 Killed, 44 Injured

A Tourism bus carrying passengers from İstanbul to Hatay province overturned at the 20th kilometer mark along the Aksaray-Ankara highway in Turkey at around 8:25 a.m. on August 13. Eight people were killed and at least 44 others were injured in the accident. The injured were taken to nearby hospitals. The authorities confirmed that 2 of the [...]

Car-Bus Collision Injures 34 in Eastern Turkey

Car-Bus Collision Injures 34 in Eastern Turkey

A car veered off the road and fell into a ditch after colliding with a passenger bus in Bingöl province of eastern Turkey, on August 5. The accident happened when the bus was entering the highway from a village road. Thirty four people were injured from both the vehicles. Emergency teams arrived immediately after the accident and took the [...]

4 Killed, Several Injured in Istanbul Bus Crash

4 Killed, Several Injured in Istanbul Bus Crash

A public transportation bus crashed and caught fire on TEM highway in Kavacık district of Asian side of Istanbul, Turkey. The bus was heading towards the European side on July 27 when it crashed into the side of the road and immediately bursted into flames. Four passengers were burnt to death on the spot and at least 10 others were wounded. [...]

Bus Crash in Turkey

Bus Crash in Turkey

A collision between a bus and another vehicle in Bunyan in Kayseri in Turkey resulted in three deaths and sixteen injured. The death toll has risen to four. Two people were in serious condition after the accident. One person died en route to the hospital. The injured were hospitalized at the Medical Faculty Hospital in Erciyes [...]

Train-Tanker Collision Kills One in Southern Turkey

Train-Tanker Collision Kills One in Southern Turkey

A passenger train collided with a fuel tanker in Hattay, Turkey on April 4. The train was coming from Mersin City and heading towards Iskenderun when it collided with a fuel tanker at a level crossing in the Dortyol district of the southern province of Hattay. Omer Ucgul, the driver of the tanker died on the spot while seven others were [...]

Train-Minibus Accident Killed 10 in Turkey

Train-Minibus Accident Killed 10 in Turkey

A train collided with the minibus carrying employees of Tarsus-Mersin Organized Industry near the Mediterranean port city of Mersin in southern Turkey. The incident happened in early hours of March 20, 2014.  Nine people were killed on the spot. One succumbed to injuries later.  Four others are still in critical condition. The bus has been [...]

Kayzeri Bus Crash Kills 21; Death Toll may Rise

Kayzeri Bus Crash Kills 21; Death Toll may Rise

Twenty-one died in a bus crash in Turkey when the bus slid on an iced-over snow covered highway, and flipped in Kayseri. Twenty died at the scene, and one en route to the hospital. The bus was en route from Istanbul to Muş Driver Ertuğrul Karasu lost control in foggy conditions near Olukkaya in Pinarbasi at 2:30 a.m. and struck the median [...]

Turkish Bus Crash

Turkish Bus Crash

11 Swedes, 10 Norwegians and six Danes were on a tourbus in Turkey when their bus crashed, killing fifteen year old Oliver Andre Karlsson from Switzerland and a 68-year-old Danish woman. The bus was en route from a trip in the mountains, am outing with the Ving tour company to the Taurus Mountains, when it crashed in Alanya Turkey on the way to [...]

Bus Rolls in Turkey Injures 30, Kills 4

Bus Rolls in Turkey Injures 30, Kills 4

On Feb 21, 2013, a bus en route from Istanbul to Siirt rolled twenty kilometers from Gurun on the Kayseri-Malatya highway. Four passengers died in the accident. Thirty passengers were injured. The injured were hospitalized in Sivas, Kayseri and Malatya. An investigation is underway.

Bus Crashes into Istanbul Lake

Bus Crashes into Istanbul Lake

A Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Bus injured thirty passengers on 17:30 on the streets of old Istanbul when the driver lost control sliding on ice and crashed into the marshy area adjacent to lake Küçükçekmece in Istanbul. The bus normally traveled between Yeni Bosna and Kayaşehir . Locals assisted the first responders, [...]

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