Update: 3 killed in Kuruwita accident

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 - 10:29

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According to the Police, 3 persons died in a motor accident along Ratnapura – Colombo Road at Kuruwita area this morning, due to reckless driving.

8 persons, who were workers of a tea factory, received injuries and were admitted to the hospital, where 3 persons including 1 woman succumbed to their injuries.

5 persons are currently receiving treatment at Ratnapura Hospital, while 1 person in critical condition has been admitted to the ICU.

Police media spokesman’s office stated that the accident occurred when a lorry heading towards Ratnapura collided with another lorry stationed on Colombo – Ratnapura road.


Update: Tuesday, 24 February 2015 - 12:45 PM
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Kuruwita Accident Killed 3

At least three people were killed and five others wounded when a moving lorry collided with a parked lorry at Kuruwita on the Colombo-Rathnapura road side, this morning (24th), reportedly.