Van collides head on with Suwa Sariya ambulance


A Suwa Sariya ambulance collided head on with a van in Nawalapitiya on 3 July.

When the Suva Sariya ambulance attached to Ginigathena Police was transporting a critical patient to the Nawalapitiya District General Hospital and returning to Ginigathena, it collided with a van travelling from Ginigathena to Nawalapitiya.

No one was injured in the accident but both vehicles were damaged.

The Nawalapitiya Police, involved in the investigations, said the van driver did not possess a driver’s licence and his careless driving was the result of the accident.

Nawalapitiya Police arrested the driver.

BY Neeta Pathma Kumari – Norwood