Ceylon Today journalist killed in accident

A young female journalist attached to the Ceylon Today newspaper was killed in a road accident in Colombo this morning.

The journalist, Amila Jayasinghe, was killed when a lorry went out of control and crashed into her at Rosmead Place, while she was on her way to office.

According to the police the 22 year old girl had died on admission to hospital.

The driver of the lorry has been arrested.