Five injured as minibus hits tree in İstanbul

Five people were injured as a result of a traffic accident in İstanbul’s Sariyer district on Tuesday.

The incident took place at around 11: 30 a.m. when driver of 34 M 1277 minibus turned the wheel hard not to hit vehicle coming from opposite direction. The vehicle went out of control and hit a tree roadside. Four passengers and driver were ejected from the vehicle. They were rushed to nearby hospitals by paramedics.

Had the driver not hit the tree, the vehicle would have fall into the sea, which prevented a tragic accident. Police launched an investigation into the incident.