Another fatal accident at the Aluthgama railway crossing.

Monday, 22 July 2013 - 8:09

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Another fatal accident was reported at the Aluthgama- Ganegama railway crossing last night.

 

One person died and another was seriously injured when a motorbike collided with the train plying from Colombo to Galle.

 

Police media spokespersons office stated that although railway signals were functioning the rider had attempted to pass the crossing at high speed.

 

It was also revealed that the rider was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident.