Nittambuwa bus collision spurs multiple accidents; forty hospitalised (Photos)

Nittambuwa bus collision spurs multiple accidents; forty hospitalised (Photos)

Nittambuwa bus collision spurs multiple accidents; forty hospitalised (Photos)

Written by Staff Writer

03 Nov, 2014 | 8:54 am

Two persons have died and more than forty others have been severely injured in two separate accidents that took place in Medamulla, Minuwangoda and in the Danowita area in Nittambuwa.

Police said that one accident took place in Medamulla, Minuwangoda when a vehicle veered off the road and collided onto an electric post. Two persons were killed and three others were injured in the accident. Police said that one person with severe injureies was later transferred to the General Hospital.

Meanwhile, another accident took place  in Nittambuwa, Danowita in the Kurunegala area. Police said that the accident took place when two  SLTB buses collided head on.

It is reported that after the accident took place, another private bus and a car collided onto these vehicles. Forty people have been injured and have been admitted to hospital.

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