Unknown Snake, Turkey

Unknown Snake, Turkey

Observation - Unknown Snake, Turkey. Description: Spotted in the Dalyan region of Turkey. Snake was almost wrist-thick and over a meter in length. Once I had spooked it it was gone pretty quick and I only got the one photo. A local described it as 'Black Snake, not poisonous' but having searched a compre

Spotted in the Dalyan region of Turkey. Snake was almost wrist-thick and over a meter in length. Once I had spooked it it was gone pretty quick and I only got the one photo. A local described it as 'Black Snake, not poisonous' but having searched a comprehensive list of Turkish species none seemed a very good match. Any help in identification would be much appreciated.