6 killed in accidents in Dambulla and Nochchiyagama 35 in hospital

Monday, 16 September 2013 - 7:35


One woman and 2 others were killed in an accident which occured in the Kandalama area between the 4th and 5th Kilometer posts along the Dambulla – Bakamoona Road.

The Police media spokespersons office stated that the accident had occurred when a motor cycle collided against a tipper lorry transporting sand.

The driver of the lorry has been arrested by the Police.

Meanwhile, one person was killed when a bus toppled in the Pelwehera area along the Dambulla – Trincomalee main road.

Another 35 persons were injured in the accident.

Meanwhile, the Nochchiyagama Police stated that 2 persons were killed when two vans collided along the Puttlam – Anuradhapura Road.