One dead after clash at a fuel shed in Galle


A 25-year-old individual died earlier this morning (08), following a clash between two groups at a fuel station in Magalla, Galle last night (07).

The deceased, identified as a resident of Swaluwala, Galle, was rushed to the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital following the incident, however, was later pronounced dead at 12.56 a.m. this morning.

Three others too, who were injured during the incident, are currently receiving treatment at the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital.

Further investigations are being carried out by the Galle Harbour Police, Police Spokesman SSP Nihal Thalduwa confirmed.