BREAKING NEWS

Turkish shipyard accident leaves ten dead

Now Reading:

Turkish shipyard accident leaves ten dead

Text size Aa Aa

An accident at a Turkish shipyard has left ten people dead after a navy tugboat capsized.

Eight of the victims were military personnel. Two others were civilian workers. Several more were injured.

The accident happened while the vessel was being lowered into the sea after maintenance. It suddenly listed to one side, taking on water.