Thu, 21 Oct 2021 Today's Paper

Falling from precipices in Ella and Kandapola Four killed, 5 injured in separate three-wheeler accidents

19 August 2019 12:10 am - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

 

By Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya and Prasad Rukmal   

Four people belonging to two families were killed and five others injured when two three-wheelers fell from precipices in two separate accidents in Ella and Kandapola on Saturday. 

 In one accident in Ella, the police said a 35-year-old man and his eight-year-old son died and another two were injured when their three-wheeler skidded off the road and fell into a precipice at Gabaragala in Ella Saturday night.   


 Police said the three-wheeler fell into a 350-metre deep precipice. 

 
The injured were rushed to the Badulla Hospital and the father and the son succumbed to their injuries. His other two sons injured in the incident, were undergoing treatment at the hospital. Meanwhile, in another accident, a 43-year-old man and his wife were killed and the couple’s three children were injured when their three-wheeler veered off the road and fell into a 25 feet precipice at Papilla in Kandapola on Saturday morning. 

 
Police said the three-wheeler met with the accident on the Nuwara Eliya-Udupussellawa Road.   


The injured were admitted to the Nuwara Eliya Hospital where the three-wheeler driver and his wife succumbed to their wounds.   


The 15 year and 19 year old sons and their six-year-old daughter were injured in the accident.   


They were residents of Godigama.   

 

 

 

 

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

  Comments - 0

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 


Spotlight on Attorney General’s Department and Public Service Commission

Certain acts by the Attorney General’s Department and the Public Service C

How a 19-year-old TikToker is helping bring back the Woolly Mammoth!

A young TikTok star and his friends are helping an ambitious gene editing pro

Unmasking Sri Lanka’s Pyramid Parasites

A Financial Cancer Spreading Through Sri Lanka Again...

Writing Letters to Michele Bachelet Causes Turmoil Within the TNA

The Tamil National Alliance(TNA) is currently in a state of great turmoil. Th