Five killed in head-on collision

11 February 2015 01:00 pm - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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Five people were killed when a three-wheeler they were traveling in, collided head-on with a SLTB bus this afternoon at Pallemalala in Hambanthota, police said.

Six people had been travelling in the three-wheeler when the tragedy occurred and five of them had died on admission to the Hambanthota Hospital.

The other one was undergoing treatment at the Hambanthota Hospital, police said.

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  • OMG Thursday, 12 February 2015 03:41 PM

    Time to install devices in CTB and private buses to alert the police when they break road rules.

    mailman Thursday, 12 February 2015 02:04 PM

    Wasnt there a law in SL stating that only 3 passengers are allowed to travel in a three wheeler via DM Android App


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