Crematorium gas leak injures seven
By Kumudu Jayawardena
Seven people were injured as a result of a gas leak at the Kotikawatte crematorium yesterday (24). Police Media stated the victims had been attending a cremation Thursday evening when a gas leak sparked a fire. The opening in the rear of the cremation chamber was left open causing a gas leak.
The victims were admitted to the Colombo National Hospital. Wellampitiya Police are conducting further investigations.