3 killed in Hettipola accident


Three persons traveling in a three-wheeler were killed in a vehicle accident that took place at Hettipola in Kurunegala last night.

This accident took place when a bus collided head-on with a three-wheeler coming from the opposite direction at Akkaravatta on the Kurunegala – Kuliyapitiya Road.

Police media spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekera said that while another person injured in the accident had been admitted to the hospital, the bus driver had been arrested.