24 killed in train derailment

ISTANBUL  | 24 killed in train derailment after rains in Turkey

ISTANBUL  — A passenger train derailed in northwestern Turkey, killing two dozen people and injuring more than 300 others, officials said Monday. Investigators believe that heavy rains caused the ground under the rails to collapse, causing Sunday’s crash, Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdag said. The train was heading to Istanbul from Edirne, on the border … Continue reading ISTANBUL  | 24 killed in train derailment after rains in Turkey