Accident kills one 16 injured

Two people who were in the lorry and 15 people in the bus sustained injuries in the accident and were admitted to hospital. The bus was parked on the side of the road when the lorry crashed into it, the police media unit said. The police said that one person sustained to his injuries in hospital. The victim was identified as a 64 year old man who was in the bus. (Colombo Gazette) One person was killed and 16 others were injured following an accident in Rajanganaya today, the police media unit said.The police said that a lorry crashed into the rear end of a bus transporting a group of pilgrims along the Anuradhapura – Puttalam road at the Rajanganaya junction.

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Minister Cummings Prisons Director visit warden injured during riot

Minister within the Ministry of Public Health, Dr Karen Cummings and Director of Prisons (ag), Gladwin Samules earlier today (Wednesday) visited Hubert Trim; one of the injured Prison Wardens from Sunday’s revolt at the Georgetown Camp Street Prison.According to information reaching INews, during the prison unrest, Trim was badly beaten and chopped several times about his body and thrown through a window.One of his colleagues; Odinga Wickham, had succumbed to his injuries.(Department of Public Information photo) Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedSeveral inmates shot, injured during mini riot at Lusignan PrisonOctober 15, 2018In “Crime”Camp Street unrest: Escapee Uree Varswyck ID’ed as late officer Wickham’s shooter- SamuelsAugust 1, 2017In “Crime”Timehri inmate killed while trying to escape during prison brawl- DPIAugust 4, 2017In “Crime” read more

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