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Midibus carrying irregular migrants overturns in eastern Turkey

Two irregular migrants reported dead.
13.11.2020 - 14:38

At least two people were killed and 22 others injured when a midibus carrying irregular migrants overturned in eastern Turkey on Friday, according to local officials.

INJURED IMMIGRANTS WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL

The accident happened when the vehicle went off the road in Tusba, Van, which borders Iran.

Midibus carrying irregular migrants overturns in eastern Turkey WATCH

The injured immigrants were taken to multiple hospitals in Van.

Turkey has been a key transit point for asylum seekers aiming to cross to Europe to start new lives, especially those fleeing war and persecution.