A tipper truck topples down a precipice the driver in a critical condition

Friday, 31 May 2019 - 17:03

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A tipper truck toppled down a 300 foot precipice at the Mahauva Mahawanguwa in Walapane on the Ragala – Kandy main road.

The driver who sustained serious injuries in the accident that took place this morning (31) was admitted for treatment to the Walapane Hospital and later transferred to the Nuwara Eliya General Hospital for further treatment, according to our Correspondent.

It is said that it was a tipper truck plying from Hatton to Rikillagaskada that toppled down the precipice.

The Walapane Police are carrying out further investigations. 



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