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Cable car accident kills one, injures ten in southern Türkiye

Cable car accident kills one, injures ten in southern Türkiye
13 Apr 2024 22:16

ISTANBUL (AGENCIES)


One person was killed and 10 others injured in the southern Turkish province of Antalya when a cable car cabin collided with a broken pole, prompting a massive operation that rescued a further 174 passengers, Turkish officials said on Saturday, Reuters reported.



Interior Minister Ali Yerlikaya said in a statement on social media platform X, 10 helicopters and more than 607 rescue workers were involved in rescue efforts that lasted 23 hours after 24 cabins were stranded in the air on Friday.

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