Teen arrested after woman and child killed on pedestrian crossing
The 15-year-old boy, who was arrested on charges of having knocked down a 10-year-old girl and her 47-year-old mother in Dematagoda yesterday, was remanded till January 29 by the Colombo Chief Magistrate.
The Dematagoda Police said the boy’s mother was also remanded till January 29th.
She was alleged to have been teaching her to drive when the tragedy occurred.
The girl and her mother were killed on admission to the Colombo National Hospital.