Following is the condolence message President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan issued regarding the train accident in Çorlu, Tekirdağ:
“The train accident that occurred this evening in the Çorlu district of Tekirdağ has deeply saddened all of us as the entire nation.
Right after the accident, our state has mobilized all its relevant units and means.
The accident, which occurred as a result of the derailment of some carriages of the passenger train, is being thoroughly investigated.
I wish Allah’s mercy upon those who lost their lives in the tragic accident, offer my condolences to their families, and wish a speedy recovery to the wounded.”