The accident happened around 9 a.m. at the Urunkoy junction of the Uşak-Izmir highway. Under the leadership of Aziz Mubarak, a Syrian national, the TIR with plate 33 E 0134 allegedly crashed into a TIR and 7 cars waiting at the red light due to speeding.
Eight people were injured in the accident. Upon notification, health, fire and police teams were dispatched to the region. The injured were transported to surrounding hospitals by ambulances. While it was learned that the injuries were not life threatening, an investigation was opened into the accident.