Traffic accident claims five lives in İstanbul

Five people were killed and five others were injured at the end of an accident in İstanbul’s Kadikoy district on early Tuesday.

The incident took place at around 2 a.m. on Fikirtepe metrobus line. Reportedly, 34 FY 5501 plate vehicle entered metrobus lane escaping police control. At that time, a metrobus was also on the same line. The two vehicles collided head-to-head, which left five people in the vehicle dead at the scene. A fire brigade was dispatched to the scene and took bodies from the vehicle. Five people who were injured in the accident were taken to the hospital.

The investigation into the incident is still ongoing.