A mother and child killed due to motorcycle ridden by drunken father falling into a river.

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 - 8:05


A two-year old boy and his 29 – year old mother were killed due to a motor cycle falling into a river in Maeda-gama in Sevanapitiya in Aralagangwila.


They have been killed as a result of the motor cycle in which they were traveling with the father of the child and husband of the woman concerned fell at about 7. 40 last night into the  Z  D river that runs across the area.


The police also said that the child’s father had been excessively drunk. 


The father of the child who was injured in the accident was admitted to the Aralagangwila Hospital.


The child and mother killed in the accident are residents of Aralagangwila in Ratmalana.