Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 15:25
Multi-vehicle collision on Southern Expressway
5 vehicles collided at Dodangoda area along the Southern Expressway this afternoon.
According to the police, a van driven along the Southern Expressway suddenly applied breaks, when a cab, motor vehicle and another 2 vans that arrived from behind collided with one another in a chain of rear-accidents.
It is reported that following the multiple accidents, several passengers received minor injuries.
However, the reason for the first vehicle to suddenly apply breaks has not been uncovered so far.