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Car crashes into restaurant, 11 injured in NW Turkey

Xinhua | Updated: 2017-02-19 22:14

ANKARA - At least 11 people on Sunday were injured after a vehicle crashed into a restaurant in the northwestern Turkish city of Bursa, local Dogan News Agency reported.

Three of the injured are in critical condition, according to police.

Orhan Aksu, 30 year old, a murder suspect who had been searched by the police, drove the light commercial vehicle he had stolen and lost control. The vehicle crashed into a restaurant in Osmangazi district of Bursa.

Police teams and ambulances were dispatched to the scene as injured customers were taken to hospital.

The suspect Aksu was also wounded inside the stolen car and was taken to hospital. He is due to be detained after his medical treatment has been completed.

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