Two persons died when a motorcycle collided onto a motor vehicle in the Lansigama area in Marawila along the Colombo – Chilaw Main Road.
The accident occurred at around 7.30 Tuesday night. The deceased was a married couple aged 62 and 66 respectively. An eye witness stated that the motor vehicle was travelling at the rear end of a motorcylce when the incident took place.
The motor vehicle in question has fled the scene after the accident.