Aug 04, 2017

Bus collides with train, 12 injured (pics)

A bus collided with a train travelling from Colombo to Mannar, in the Manik Farm, Settikulam area this evening (04), injuring over 12 passengers.

According to Settikulam residents, the accident had occurred at the railway crossing in the First Cross Street area in Manik Farm.

The injured have been admitted to the Settikulam hospital, while the condition of the bus driver is said to be critical.

The bus had toppled after colliding with the train.