Two killed in road accident on High Level Road (Video)

Wednesday, 27 October 2021 - 20:01

Two persons were killed when a car collided head-on with their motorcycle near the 7th pillar of the Nugegoda High-Level Road.

It is reported that a car travelling from Maharagama to Nugegoda had collided head-on with a motorbike travelling from Nugegoda to Maharagama while overtaking another vehicle.

The deceased have been identified as two residents of Katubedda and Homagama. Their bodies have been taken to the Kalubowila Teaching Hospital for postmortem examination.

The police stated that the driver of the car was drunk at the time of the accident and that careless driving was the cause of the accident.

The Mirihana Police are conducting investigations and the driver is to be produced before the Nugegoda Magistrate's Court.

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