Three killed in Warakapola accident

Three killed in Warakapola accident

By Bella Dalima

29 Mar, 2014 | 7:29 am

Three persons were killed and nine injured as a result of a head-on collision between a luxury bus and a tipper in Mahena, Warakapola on the Colombo – Kandy main road.

Police stated that the accident took place at around 9.10 p.m. Friday

Police noted that both drivers of the bus and tipper, and another individual, have succumbed to their injuries.They have been identified as residents of Tholangamuwa, Katugastota and Theldeniya.

Six persons who sustained injuries in the accident have been admitted to the Warakapola Hospital whilst six others are receiving treatment at the Kegalle Hospital.