TNT explosion, during treasure hunting in Tarsus
MERSIN - 3 people did get heavily wounded, due to treasure hunting in Tarsus town of Mersin.
3 people that were claimed by seeking treasure, heavily wounded after TNT explosion while trying to dig a big rock by using TNT. The accident happened while trying to placing the TNT.
In Kucuk Kosebalci village of Tarsus Mustafa A. (35) and his brother Abdullah A. (31) made hollow in their agricultural land in order to hunt treasure and they faced a big rock. TNT, the hunters used to dig the rock, did explode due to an unverified reason.
3 people got heavily wounded they were close to explosion. 112 ambulance that arrived to area due to phone calls of residents, taken Abdullah A. And Bayram G. to public hospital of Tarsus and Mustafa A. was taken to a private hospital.
Mustafa A. Who lost his left hand and right foot had an operation. Bayram G. Lost his hands and feet and Abdullah A. got severally wounded.
According to authorities Abdullah A. would be sent to a better equiped hospital from public hospital of Tarsus, after first treatment.
Investigation started about the accident. (ILKHA)