In Bursa’s Orhangazi district, a light commercial vehicle hit a pig on the road, rolled over and entered the trees on the side of the road. 2 people lost their lives in the accident.
Release: 01:14 – 18 October 2023 Updated:
2 people lost their lives in the accident that occurred at around 21.30 on the Orhangazi-Iznik highway, Üregil Mahallesi. The light commercial vehicle with plate number 16 AGZ 990, driven by Recai Ekin (47), traveling from Orhangazi to Iznik, hit the pig on the road. The light commercial vehicle, whose driver lost control of the steering wheel due to the impact, rolled over and crashed into the trees on the side of the road.
Upon the notice of the surrounding people, many gendarmerie, fire brigade and medical teams were dispatched to the region. During the check carried out by the medical teams, it was determined that the driver Recai Ekin had died.
Bedrettin Çelebi (53), who was injured, was taken out of the vehicle by the fire brigade and handed over to the medical teams. Çelebi, who was taken to Orhangazi State Hospital after the first intervention of the medical teams, lost his life despite all the interventions made there.
On the other hand, the pig hit by the vehicle also died. After the Public Prosecutor and gendarmerie teams examined the accident scene, Recai Ekin’s body was taken to the morgue of Orhangazi State Hospital. An investigation has been launched into the accident. (DHA)