A pregnant mother has died in a motor traffic accident in Galle at around 8.45pm yesterday.
A bus bound for Matara from Galle has hit a three-wheeler killing a 25-year-old mother.
She was on her way to the hospital with her husband to deliver the baby when the accident took place, police said.
Her husband has rushed her to the hospital in the same three-wheeler that was hit.
The deceased is a mother of an 8-year-old daughter.
Galle police are investigating into the incident.
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