Nov 30, 2018

3 die after bus topples into Hamilton canal (Pics)

Three deaths were reported after a bus travelling from Jaffna to the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayaka toppled into the Hamilton canal last evening (29).

Twenty two were injured from the incident which occured in the Natthandiya - Walahapitiya area. Ten of them are in critical condition, sources say.

Police say that the accident was caused by over speeding.

Further investigations are underway.