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ISTANBUL | Train crash on test run on Istanbul suburban route injures 2

ISTANBUL  — Jan 12, 2019—Turkish media says two people were injured after a train hit a construction vehicle on an Istanbul suburban route. The official Anadolu news agency said the crash on Saturday happened on a test run on the route near Istanbul’s international airport. The train crashed into a vehicle laying out the power … Continue reading ISTANBUL | Train crash on test run on Istanbul suburban route injures 2

ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: 3 train workers detained over Turkey crash

ANKARA, Turkey  — The Latest on the train crash in Ankara (all times local): 2:20 p.m. Turkey’s state-run news agency says authorities have detained three state railway agency employees suspected of negligence over a deadly train crash in the capital Ankara. Anadolu Agency says the three were detained Thursday after the high speed train heading … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: 3 train workers detained over Turkey crash

ANKARA, Turkey  | The Latest: Death toll in Turkey train crash rises to 7

ANKARA, Turkey  — The Latest on the train crash in Ankara (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The Ankara governor’s office has increased the death toll in a high-speed train crash in the capital to seven. A statement says 46 other people have been injured in the crash and three of them are in serious condition. … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey  | The Latest: Death toll in Turkey train crash rises to 7

ANKARA, Turkey | Train crashes into overpass in Turkish capital; 4 dead

ANKARA, Turkey — A high-speed train hit a railway engine and crashed into a pedestrian overpass at a station in the Turkish capital Ankara on Thursday, killing four people and injuring 43 others, officials and news reports said. The train was en route from Ankara to the central Turkish city of Konya. Ankara Gov. Vasip … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Train crashes into overpass in Turkish capital; 4 dead