Eight teachers injured in traffic accident in southeastern Turkey

Eight teachers were injured as a result of a traffic accident which took place in the southeastern province of Sanlıurfa’s Siverek district on Friday.

Reportedly, the incident occurred due to blowout on the road. The vehicle fell into a ditch leaving eight teachers injured. Ambulances were dispatched to the scene and teachers were rushed to the Siverek State Hospital.

Two of the injured teachers are in critical condition, stated hospital officials. Gendarmerie launched an investigation into the incident.