In Turkey in an accident with a bus killed eight people

© AFP 2017 / Ozan Coumarine ambulance in Istanbul, Turkey. Archival photoIn Turkey in an accident with a bus killed eight people© 2017 AFP / Ozan Kose

Eight Turkish citizens were killed and 32 were injured in a major accident with a bus in the province of Ankara, said the provincial administration.

According to authorities, the incident occurred at 6 am on Saturday.

«A passenger bus, carrying out flight Kastamonu – Ankara, got in an accident due to the fact that the driver fell asleep at the wheel. Eight passengers, Turkish nationals, were killed on the spot, 32 were injured, 11 of them are in serious condition», — is spoken in the message.

It is noted that the wounded sent to hospital and began an investigation.

On Friday, 17 people were injured in another road accident with bus in the province of Balikesir in Northwest Turkey.