Over 25 injured in Kandy accident

Over 25 injured in Kandy accident

Over 25 injured in Kandy accident

Written by Staff Writer

11 Jul, 2016 | 2:44 pm

Twenty six people were injured in a bus accident which occurred in the Madolkele, Panwila area in Kandy.The accident occurred when the bus had collided on an earth embankment on Monday morning.

The injured were admitted to the Madolkale Hospital. The acting district medical officer in charge of the hospital said that one of the injured is in critical condition.

He went on to note that a majority of the injured are school students.Meanwhile, six more persons sustained injuries in a motor accident that occurred close to the Puttalam – Thiladiya Church.

The accident occurred around 6 p.m. Sunday when the vehicle was travelling from Jaffna to to Colombo.Our correspondent said the vehicle had veered off the road and had fallen into a ditch.

The injured – two women and four men- were admitted to the Puttalam Base Hospital.

Two of the injured who are in critical condition were transferred to the Chilaw General hospital.

Are you interested in advertising on our website or video channel
Please contact us at [email protected]