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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 | Turkey train crash leaves 9 dead, dozens injured

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 nine people and injuring 47 others, officials said. The 6:30 a.m. (0330 GMT) train from Ankara to the central Turkish city of Konya collided head-on with the engine, … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Turkey train crash leaves 9 dead, dozens injured

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