Policeman killed in Istanbul traffic accident while on duty

An on duty police officer was killed on Sunday morning in Istanbul after the car he was driving crashed into an SUV coming from the opposite direction on a curving road.
The accident took place in the ArnavutkandOy district of the city. The police car was thrown toward a field by the roadside, while the SUV bumped into the roadand’s guard rails. Officer Ali Emre Cevizci was stuck inside the police car after the accident. He and the driver of the SUV were both taken to the ArnavutkandOy state hospital, where Cevizci died.
Cevizciand’s colleagues were devastated by the loss of the officer and were seen in tears outside of the hospital. The SUVand’s driver survived with minor injuries.
A team of gendarmes conducted an investigation at the scene to determine how the accident occurred.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman