School girl dies in motor accident

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 13:37

An 8 year old girl died after receiving injuries following a motor accident near Pelmadulla Dharmashoka College along Kahawatta – Pelmadulla Road last evening.

The accident occurred when a lorry collided with a three-wheeler and ran over the school girl who was remaining nearby.

The victim is a resident of Panaa-wenna area in Kahawatta.

The driver has been arrested in connection with the incident.