One person killed after car collides with a train at a level crossing

Tuesday, 18 October 2016 - 9:19


An individual was killed early this morning when a train plying from Ganewaththa to Panadura hit a car at the Pooriya level crossing in between Polgahawela and Alawwa.

It has been reported that the accident occurred when the vehicle crossed the level crossing when the traffic lights were active.

The deceased is a 62 year old resident of Pothuhera.