A fatal accident occurred when a trishaw fell on top of a six-year-old girl, after she was thrown out of it, in Moratuwa police division last afternoon, Police sources stated.
The critically injured girl was hurried to Lunawa Hospital. She succumbed to her injuries after being transferred to Kalubowila Hospital for further treatments.
Police have arrested the trishaw driver –father of the deceased- involved in the accident.
Moratuwa Police are conducting further investigation into the incident.