One dies, five injured after three-vehicle accident

2011 Oct 30, 12 49 pm

One person was killed while another five were injured following accident in Iriyagolla involving two lorries and a three wheeler. The accident had occurred along the Avissawella- Karawanella road between the 8 and 9 mileposts, police said.

The driver of the lorry, coming from Avissawella, had succumbed to injuries after he had been admitted to the Karawanella Hospital. The deceased is a 30-year-old resident of Homagama.

The driver and passenger of the three-wheeler are being treated at the Avissawella Hospital while the others were admitted to the Colombo General Hospital.

Avissawella Police are conducting an investigation on the motor accident.

(Courtesy By Ada Derana Web)