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18 August 2019 09:28 am - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A 35-year-old man and his son died and another two others were when a three-wheeler skidded off the road and fell into a precipice at Gabaragala in Ella last night, police said.

They said four members of the same family were travelling in the three-wheeler when the accident occurred. Police said the three-wheeler fell into a 350-meter deep precipice.

The injured were admitted to the Badulla Hospital. The 35-year-old man and his 8-year-old son succumbed to their injuries while another two sons (12 and 8 ) of the deceased man were undergoing treatment at the hospital.

They were identified as residents of Ella.


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  • Wannam Sunday, 18 August 2019 11:01 AM

    How many more people have to die before this government stop this fourth rate Indian technology in our Sri Lankan roads.

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