Motorcycle collides with prison bus, newly married man dies

Friday, 08 September 2017 - 13:46

A 36-year-old newly married person was killed when his motorcycle collided with a prison bus in the Aluthpara area in Negombo.

The accident occurred at around 9.25pm yesterday (07).

The prison bus was transporting 2 inmates to Mahara Prison.

The victim has returned to the country recently from Australia. He was a chef.

He died upon admitted to the Negombo Hospital.

Police said the pillion rider of the motorcycle has also sutsained injuries and he was later transferred to the National Hospital, Colombo.

Police have arrested the bus driver.

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