52 Injured as buses collide

52 Injured as buses collide

Fifty persons, including the drivers were admitted to the Lunugamwehera, Debarawewa and Hambantota Base Hospitals, following a head-on collision between two buses, along the Hambantota-Wellawaya Main Road near the Lunugamwehera Bus Stand yesterday (12).

Police said that the accident took place at around 12 noon when a private bus moving towards Matara from Dehiattakandiya and a Sri Lanka Transport Board bus running Matara to Dehiattakandiya collided head-on.

Eight were subsequently discharged.

(Ceylon Today)

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