Four persons were killed and 10 others wounded in vehicle accident that had taken place at the Waliwita junction on the Colombo - Kaduwela road last night.
Police media spokesman's office said that there were two small children among the wounded.
A van plying from Colombo towards Kaduwela had collided against a bus and a lorry that had been plying from Kaduwela towards Colombo while the said van was attempting to overtake the bus and the lorry.
The police media spokesman's office said that among those killed was a woman.
Those who had travelled in the van were residents of Yatiyantota.