Hirunews Logo
3+killed+in+Manampitiya+bus+accident%3B+20+injured++++++
Friday, 12 July 2013 - 8:06
3 killed in Manampitiya bus accident; 20 injured
3,412

Views

Three persons were killed in a motor vehicle accident that occurred in the vicinity of the Manampitiya-Kotaleeya bridge at about 3.30 this dawn.

This accident occurred while they were traveling in a private bus back home on after attending a Samurdhi workshop.

The police suspects that this accident may have taken place as a result of the driver falling asleep.

A hospital spokesman told our news team that another 20 persons were wounded in the accident and admitted to the Polonnaruwa Hospital.

The Polonnaruwa police said further that persons thus killed were residents of Batticaloa.

 

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Thick fog on A9 Road
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 - 14:25
It is reported that a thick fog is visible in the northern part of the island during morning these days.Accordingly, farmers in the Northern province predict... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
2,869 Views
14,705 Views
494 Views
2,501 Views
957 Views
16,159 Views
Top