One person was killed and three others sustained injuries when a three-wheeler and a private bus collided at Wellawaya, this morning, the Police Media Unit stated to Hiru news.
The deceased was a passenger in the three wheeler. Driver of the three wheeler who was injured had been admitted to the Wellawaya Hospital.
The deceased has been identified as a 23-year-old resident of Mahiyangana area. A post-mortem is due to be conducted today.
Bus driver had been taken into custody and further investigations are being carried out by the Wellawaya Police.