Saturday, 06 September 2014 - 16:48
15 persons hospitalized following Uda Walawe bus accident
15 passengers were admitted to hospital after a private bus overturned in Dematagala, Udawalawa area.
According to Udawalawa Police, the private bus heading from Ratnapura to Ambilipitiya veered off the road when the driver was unable control its speed, causing the bus to overturn.
The injured passengers have been admitted to Ambilipitiya General Hospital and Udawalawa - Pallebedda Hospital.
The condition of the bus driver is critical.
A hospital spokesman stated that there are two children among the injured passengers.