Doctor killed, three injured in accident

18 October 2014 05:21 am - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Two people including a doctor were killed and three others injured when an ambulance collided head on with a lorry at Bathuluoya on the Puttalam - Chilaw Road early this morning.

The injured were admitted to the Chilaw Hospital.

The tragedy occurred when the ambulance was returning to Puttalam Base Hospital after taking a child to the Lady Ridgeway Hospital (LRH).
A nurse, an attendant and the driver were among the injured and two of them were transferred to the Colombo national Hospital. (Jude Samantha & Augustine Fernando)


Pix by Jude Samantha

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  • kamala Monday, 20 October 2014 03:13 PM

    Shocking news. RIP! Little princess.Extremely sad.

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