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Tuesday, 05 July 2016 - 12:12
Train Accident: Engine Driver And Guard Suspended
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The driver and guard of the locomotive engine which crashed in to a train at the Wilwatte Railway Station have been suspended, Railway sources said.

Four passengers were injured yesterday evening (04) when the locomotive engine collided with a train travelling from Rambukkana to Colombo at Wilwatte Railway Station. The injured were admitted to the Mirigama Hospital.

A three member committee has been appointed to investigate the incident, even though initial investigations found that the signal lights and the breaks of the locomotive engine were in working condition.

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