17 killed in minibus accident in eastern Turkey

Amman, Some 17 people were killed and 36 injured when their minibus crashed and caught fire late Thursday in Turkey’s eastern Igdir province.

The minibus caught fire after hitting a light pole on the Igdir-Kars highway, the state-run Anadolu Agency reported.

Gendarmerie forces, firefighter teams, and medical teams were dispatched to the scene of the accident.

Source: Jordan News Agency