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At least four killed and 43 injured in treinongeval in Turkey

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In the Turkish capital of Ankara on Thursday that at least four people had been killed in an accident with a high-speed train. It reports the staatspersagentschap Anadolu. According to governor Vasin Number were also 43 people injured.

The train was on its way from Ankara to the southern city of Konya. According to the governor derailed the train after a collision with another locomotive, that for maintenance work on the track was. A part of the train came then go against a viaduct, and parts of that overpass fell down on two wagons.

The accident happened near the station Marsandiz, about 8 kilometers away from the central train station in Ankara.

At first images are the rescue workers that try with all his might train passengers to break free from verhakkelde wagons. It is not yet clear how the accident could happen.

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