Father, daughter die in crash
A father and his young daughter were killed and four others injured in a head-on collision of a car and three- wheeler in Srawistipura on the Kurunegala-Anuradhapura Main Road yesterday, Police said.
Those injured included two females riding in the three-wheeler and a doctor and his wife who were travelling in the car, Police said.
The doctor’s two children who were in the back seat of the car escaped unhurt, according to Police.
They added that the female victim was driving the three-wheeler when the accident took place at 1.00 a.m. yesterday.
The injured are currently being treated at the Anurdhapura Teaching Hospital while the doctor has been placed under arrest.
The Anurdahpura Police are conducting investigations. (LB)