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One killed, 38 injured in crash between Macedonian bus and truck in Turkey

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

Macedonian tourist was killed and 38 were injured late Thursday in a traffic accident which happened near the Turkish city of Edirne.

The killed was 45-year-old man. Five of the injured persons are in serious condition while the rest of the 33 tourists suffered minor injuries. They were taken to hospitals in Keshan and Malkara.

The accident occurred when the bus with Macedonian tourists, returning from Istanbul, crashed into the back of the truck which was moving in front of the bus. After collision the bus with Skopje license plates was stuck in the back of the truck with Turkish license plates and was dragged for 100 meters.

The bus driver and the driver of the truck were both taken into custody, Turkish media report.

Macedonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the Consulate General of Macedonia in Istanbul and the Embassy in Ankara are in constant contact with all competent institutions in Turkey. All information related to the condition of the injured passengers can be obtained at the following hotlines:

Consulate General of the Republic of Macedonia in Istanbul

Mobile phone number: +90 535 545 80 41
Landline numbers: + 90 212 249 99 77; + 90 212 251 22 33
E-mail: istanbul@mfa.gov.mk
Address: Inönü Cad., Üçler Apt. No: 12 D 4, Gümüşsuyu, Taksim, İstanbul

Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in Ankara

Mobile phone numbers: +905383130343; +905385466691
Landline number: + 903 12 439 92 08; + 903 12 439 92 06
E-mail: ankara@mfa.gov.mk
Address: Karaca sokak 24/5-6 Gaziosmanpasha Ankara

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia

Mobile phone numbers: +38972 242 783; +38972239045
Landline numbers: +389 2 3115 266; +389 2 3115 790
E-mail: PR@mfa.gov.mk, infocentar24/7@mfa.gov.mk

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI

MAKEDON TURİSTLERİ TAŞIYAN OTOBÜS KAMYONA ÇARPTI: 1 ÖLÜ 38 YARALI