One dead following earth embankment collapse in Mundalama

Staff Writer

Colombo (News1st) – An individual died after an earth embankment collapsed in the Tharavilluwa area in Mundalama.

According to the police, the victim died while removing earth from inside a well that was being dug. The victim was rushed to the Chilaw hospital but died soon after he was admitted.

The victim has been identified as a 23-year-old resident of Mundalama.