Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Drowsy+driving%2C+cause+for+Theldeniya+road+tragedy
Tuesday, 10 October 2017 - 13:55
Drowsy driving, cause for Theldeniya road tragedy
201

Shares
24,180

Views

Police say details/identities of the victims of Theldeniya road tragedy have been verified.

Three persons including 2 women died in the accident.

It occurred when a car which was heading towards Kandy from Mahiyanganaya, veered off the road and hit a motorcyclist and two women in a bus halt, at Gonawela in Theldeniya.

The incident occurred this morning (10).

The motorcyclist was Rengasami Selvakumar, 41-year-old, resident of Digana in Rajawella.

Ramya Kumari Premaratne who was 31-years-old, was a resident of Gonawela in Rajawella.

Meanwhile, the 3rd victim, 41-year-old, Chandra Kumarihami was a resident of Kotagoda.

The bodies are kept at Theldeniya Hospital.

Two persons, including the driver of the car injured in the accident.

Police said that the driver was transferred to Kandy Hospital for further treatment.

Police said drowsy driving was the cause of the mishap.  




       

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
12 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,179 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,726 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,970 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
84 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
45,338 Views
Top