7 vehicles collide in Galagedara. 20 hospitalized

Sunday, 28 January 2018 - 21:28

20 individuals including 7 women were hospitalized when 7 vehicles collided in front of Galagedara Police Station along the Kandy – Kurunegala main road this afternoon (Jan. 28).

Police said that a container which was travelling towards Kurunegala had experienced a brake failure, resulting in the accident.

Police further said that the container had collided with 2 private buses, 3 three-wheelers and one lorry injuring 20 persons.

The injured were admitted to Galagedara and Peradeniya hospitals for treatment.