A mother and her young daughter were killed this afternoon when a lorry ran over them in the Pragathi mawatha in Kahathuduwa, Piliyandala.
4 other individuals who sustained injuries are currently receiving treatment at the Kalubowila teaching hospital and the Waatara hospital in Piliyandala.
The mother who was killed was 36 years old while her daughter was 4 years old.
They were residents of the Gonapala area in Piliyandala.
Pix by - Bimal Jayasinghe