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1 dead, 30 injured in Alawaa bus crash

1 dead, 30 injured in Alawaa bus crash

13 Jun, 2018 | 11:35 pm

Colombo (News 1st) – One person died and more than 30 people suffered injuries in a motor accident that took place on the Alawwa – Kurunegala Main Road.

The accident was caused by two private buses colliding head-on. One bus was operating from Colombo to Galnewa while the other was plying from Kaduruwela to Colombo.

The injured victims were rushed immediately to the Alawwa and Kurunegala Hospitals. A Hospital Spokesperson said that around 30 people are currently being treated at the Alawwa Hospital, while 17 people who were in serious condition were transferred to the Kurunegala Teaching Hospital.

By: Staff Writer