Seven injured in Maskeliya accident

Seven people were injured when the van they were travelling in went down a precipice in Maskeliya last night.

The police media unit said that a group from Passala who were heading to Adams Peak on pilgrimage met with the accident.

The van had lost control and gone down a 20 meter precipice injuring all the passengers.

Of those injured, 4 were admitted to the Maskeliya hospital and 3 to the Nawalapitiya hospital. (Colombo Gazette)