Atleast 40 injured as buses collide head-on


At least 40 persons were injured and hospitalised following a head-on collision between two buses in the Naula area on the Matale-Dambulla main road a short while ago.

A Sri Lanka Transport Board (SLTB) bus and a private bus were involved in the accident, which occurred at around 4.40pm today (15).

The wounded persons have been rushed to the Matale Hospital.