One killed, when car plunges into Mahaweli River

By Thameenah Razeek | Published: 2:00 AM Nov 29 2021
News One killed, when car plunges into Mahaweli River

By Thameenah Razeek

One person was killed when a car plunged into the Mahaweli River in Ilukamodera on the Kandy-Gurudeniya Road yesterday (28).

The victim was a resident of Maligathenna, Gurudeniya.

The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle, which then veered off the road, and plunged into the river.

The vehicle has been recovered, according to Police.

Three people were in the vehicle at the time of the accident, but two of them, including the driver, managed to escape from the confines of the vehicle and were subsequently rescued. They were admitted to Kandy Hospital.

By Thameenah Razeek | Published: 2:00 AM Nov 29 2021

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