Van – Tipper collision kills three
Three persons have been killed and another two others have sustained injuries following a van – tipper collision on the Habarana – Dambulla road near Kudameegaswewa yesterday (15), the Police Media Division (PMD) said.
The accident has occurred around 10 pm last night.
The deceased have been identified as 33, 40 and 27 year –old residents of Pollonnaruwa and all of them have been travelling in the van.
The tipper driver has been arrested by the police and Habarana police are carrying out further investigations in this regard.