The accident occurred at around 01:00 at the TEM Highway Köroğlu Park location. 47 ABF 290-plate TIR under the administration of İhsan Y., which was cruising in the direction of Istanbul, got out of control and hit the barriers on the slippery road due to snowfall. The driver of the TIR, İhsan Y., who shears due to the impact, was injured by jumping out of the windshield of the vehicle. Upon the notice, 112 health and police teams were dispatched to the scene. The injured driver was taken to the Koroglu Unit of Izzet Baysal State Hospital after the first response at the scene.
In the accident, as a result of the shear of the TIR, 2 lanes of TEM in the direction of Istanbul were closed to traffic. Due to the controlled traffic from a single lane, kilometers of vehicle queues were formed on the highway. Traffic returned to normal once the truck that had an accident was removed from the road.
In addition, 3 people were slightly injured in 2 very different traffic accidents on the TEM Highway due to snowfall. The wounded were taken to hospitals in the city for treatment.