"The accident happened because of adverse weather conditions", Tekirdag governor Mehmet Ceylan told the NTV channel.
A passenger train has derailed in northwest Turkey, leading to deaths and injuries, according to local media reports.
The train came off the rails after heavy rain and a landslide on to the tracks, officials said.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office said he had received information from the ministers of transport and interior about the incident, and sent condolences for those killed.
In a statement, Erdogan said the train accident is being investigated thoroughly. The head of Turkey's emergency and disaster services said the muddy area was hard to reach.
Starbucks plans to stop offering plastic straws by 2020
McDonald's said earlier this year that it would stop using plastic straws at all of its stores in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The recyclable lids are already in use in about 8,000 Starbucks locations in the United States and Canada , the company said .
Turkish passengers have in general preferred taking planes or the bus for inter-city travel but this is changing with the new high-speed lines.
Turkey's rail network has been hit by several fatal accidents over the last years.
The train was headed to Istanbul.
An overturned train vehicle is seen near a village at Tekirdag Province, Turkey, on Sunday, July 8, 2018.
McConnell chased from Kentucky restaurant by protesters
McConnell does not, however, support the administration's now-reversed policy of separating immigrant children from their parents. The separation of families drew intense criticism until President Donald Trump ended the policy by executive order last month.
U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Resigns Over Brexit
Brexit Secretary David Davis announced his resignation via a letter sent late Sunday night to Prime Minister Theresa May . There was no immediate statement from Mr Johnson, another loud pro-Brexit voice within Ms May's divided government.
Pence meets with contenders for Supreme Court
Bonauto noted that previous year , then-nominee Neil Gorsuch refused to answer questions about certain cases, such as Brown v. But Trump's final decision remained far from clear, and the president wants to keep the guessing game going.
President Trump Has Made His Supreme Court Nominee Decision
Judge Kavanaugh recently voiced disagreement with a court decision allowing an undocumented teenage immigrant to have an abortion. Kavanaugh dissented from his court's 2011 conclusion that Obamacare, a law detested by conservatives, did not violate the U.S.
SUPREME SHOWDOWN: Trump Teases 'EXCEPTIONAL' Court Pick
Last week I was told Trump had essentially narrowed the list down to two: Kavanaugh and 6th Circuit Judge Raymond Kethledge . Trump is expected to pressure recalcitrant Senate Democrats into supporting his nominee by holding rallies in their states.