March 16, 2021 04:18 pm
One person was killed and close to 20 others were left wounded and hospitalized after a bus collided with a train at Talaimannar.
The incident had occurred at around 2.30 p.m. today (16) when a train traveling from Colombo Fort to Talaimannar hit a private bus at the railway crossing in Talaimannar.
The wounded passengers of the bus have been admitted to the Mannar Hospital while at least two of them are said to be in critical condition.
The driver of the bus has been taken into police custody while Mannar Police is conducting further investigations.
Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.