An accident at a theme park in Veyangoda has claimed a second life, that of a 13 year old child.
The mother of the child was killed in the accident yesterday while the 13 year old girl was in hospital in serious condition.
The child succumbed to her injuries today.
The cart in which the mother and child were in which was fixed to a rotating ride known as the octopus had collapsed from mid-air yesterday.
A 47 year old woman was killed in the accident while the child was injured.
The Police said that six people have been arrested over the accident. (Colombo Gazette)