Hirunews Logo
Non-academic+worker+dies+after+fire+erupts+in+a+school+in+Uva
Monday, 19 September 2016 - 19:18
Non-academic worker dies after fire erupts in a school in Uva
3,832

Views
A non-academic worker of Uva Science College at Hali-Ela died upon admission to hospital, after a fire erupted in a building at the school.

Reports indicated that the fire had erupted in a store room due to a current leak from a welding machine.

The machine operator had escaped immediately after the blaze erupted, however, the non-academic worker who was also present in the store room, sustained critical injuries.

The victim, was rushed to the hospital, but later succumbed to injuries.

The fire was doused by the fire brigade of Badulla Municipal Council.

Reports further noted that the blaze had caused damages to the building and the furniture.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Train services recommence
Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 15:46
The week long railway strike ended last morning (13) after a Cabinet Sub-Committee headed by Minister Dr. Sarath Amunugama agreed to look into the issues... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
717 Views
6,996 Views
6,013 Views
14,081 Views
403 Views
8,509 Views
Top