ANKARA: A passenger bus crashed in Turkey, killing 15 people and injuring 17 others.
According to a foreign news agency, a passenger bus crashed in Turkey due to high speed, killing 15 passengers and injuring 17. Rescue workers rushed the injured to a nearby hospital where they are receiving medical treatment. According to rescue workers, 11 people died on the spot while 4 died at the hospital.
According to Turkish officials, the bus overturned at a bend in the highway due to high speed. Preliminary investigations also revealed that the bus had applied the brakes while cutting the turn, which led to the accident. However, further investigations are underway.