7 year old child dies in Moratuwa accident; Air force officer arrested


A 7 year old child died in a motor accident which occurred in Koralawella, Lunawa, Moratuwa this morning.

The accident occurred when a motor vehicle plying from Panadura to Colombo knocked down a child who was crossing the road.

Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana stated that, the investigations revealed that the motor vehicle belonged to an Air Force officer.

SSP Ajith Rohana further stated that they have arrested the Air Force officer.