Three persons were killed in two train accidents that occurred between Ratmalana and Wellawatta this morning.
A couple run over by a Colombo bound train from Matara has now been identified as a 21-year-old youth from Maskeliya and a 25-year-old woman from Hatton. The engine driver of the Matara Colombo train told police that the couple, holding themselves closely, walked onto the railway track.
The other person who was run over by a Panadura Colombo train has been identified as a 30-year-old youth from Koralawella.
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