Three members of the same family were killed in a fatal traffic accident that occurred in Illuppakadai police division yesterday (2) at around 4.00p.m. The accident occurred when the trishaw they were travelling in had a head on collision with a van on A 32 Road, Police said.
Father, mother and a daughter of the family were pronounced dead upon admission to Kilinochchi hospital whist a three-year-old girl child who was injured in the accident is still being treated at Anuradhapura hospital.
The dead bodies are kept at the morgue of Kilinochchi hospital. The post mortem examination is scheduled to be held today (3).
Police have arrested the van driver involved in the accident. Illuppakadai Police is carrying out further investigations into the incident.Read the Full Article