Sep 24, 2018

Mathota train-car accident (pics)

A car had collided with a train plying from Galle to Matara in the Habaraduwa, Magaltota area resulting in the death of a six-month-old baby and injuring five others who were travelling in the car.

The injured had been admitted to the Galle, Karapitiya hospital. The victims are residents of the Akmeemana, Wanchawela area.

Although attempts were made to inquire about the condition of those who were hospitalized, the Karapitiya hospital authorities declined to comment on their condition.

Pics by Nimal Alagewatte – Habaraduwa Corr.