Iranian bus overturns in Turkey, killing 16 PHOTO

The governor of Turkey's Agri said that the Iranian passanger bus overturned 23 kilometers away from Agri's Dogubayazit town when it was heading for Iran.

Iranian bus overturns in Turkey, killing 16 PHOTO

Death toll rose to 16 in Monday's bus accident which occurred in Dogubayazit town of the eastern province of Agri.

Fourteen Iranians died, sadi earlier. 

Iranian passenger bus overturned in the eastern Turkish province of Agri on Monday, the governor said.

Mehmet Cetin, the governor of Agri, told AA correspondent that the Iranian passanger bus overturned 23 kilometers away from Agri's Dogubayazit town when it was heading for Iran.



"14 died and 23 others were wounded in the accident," Cetin said.

Cetin said that the injured were hospitalized in the nearby towns and provinces.



"Some of them are in critical condition," the governor said and expressed his fear and worry that the death toll might rise.



AA

Güncelleme Tarihi: 09 Eylül 2008, 13:43
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