Two Students killed, six injured in cab crash | Daily News

Two Students killed, six injured in cab crash

Two students from a leading school in Colombo were killed and six more students injured on Saturday when their double cab crashed in Rajagiriya, in the Welikada Police Division.

The accident had taken place around 1.50 am when the double cab in which the students were travelling in, went out of control, skidded off the road and crashed into a nearby wall.

The students who were injured in the accident were admitted to the Colombo National Hospital. Two of the injured succumbed to their injuries after being hospitalised.

Four among the injured are in a critical condition, National Hospital Coordinator Pushpa Ramyani De Soyza told the Daily News.

Two students are in the Intensive Care Unit, another in surgery. She also said that one of the students was treated and discharged.

The deceased is Aman Kitchil, a resident of Mount Lavinia.

The car which followed the cab also crashed into the wall and its driver hospitalised. Welikada Police are investigating. 


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