Accident on Marine Drive: Another person dies in hospital

Sunday, 07 March 2021 - 15:19

Another person who was injured in the road accident caused by a drunk driver on the Wellawatte Marine drive has died.

The Police Media Spokesman's Division stated that a 78 year old male who was receiving treatment at the Kalubowila Hospital has succumbed to his injuries.

Four persons traveling on two motorcycles were injured in the accident while one person was killed.

A 49-year-old man has been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. He is said to be the manager of a well-known hotel in Wellawatte.

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