Truck carrying migrants in Turkey crashes; 22 killed

Twenty-two migrants were killed and 13 others were injured Sunday when a truck carrying them overturned, Tur...

Posted: Oct. 15, 2018 6:38 AM
Updated: Oct. 15, 2018 6:39 AM

Twenty-two migrants were killed and 13 others were injured Sunday when a truck carrying them overturned, Turkey's state-run news agency Anadolu reported.

The accident occurred as the truck was heading from Aydin province to Izmir. Details of the incident were not immediately available.

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Children were among those killed, Anadolu said.

The local prosecutor's office has launched an investigation, according to the report.

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