23 persons were injured in a bus accident today morning (06) opposite Galvihara in Polonnaruwa.
The accident has taken place when a bus traveling from Colombo to Polonaruwa had collided face to face with a bus traveling from Polonnaruwa to Colombo.
The police states that injured 18 men and 5 women have been admitted at the Polonnaruwa hospital. It is reported that a pregnant woman also was among the injured.
However their condition is not critical according to the hospital spokesperson’s statement.