A cyclist was killed in an accident, when a car collided with a cycle near the Paranthan inter-section in Kilinochchi main road this morning (27).
The police stated that, the accident had occurred when the car collided at the back of the cycle, and the injured cyclist has succumbed to his injuries while being treated at Kilinochchi Hospital.
The 64-year-old deceased is a resident of Paranthan area in Kilinochchi.
The car driver has been taken into police custody. He will be produced before Kilinochchi magistrate courts today (27). Kilinochchi Police is conducting further investigations into the accident.