Puttalam PS chairman killed

The Chairman of the Puttalam Pradeshiya Sabha was killed following a road accident early this morning.

Dilruk Pathirage was killed when his vehicle  slammed into a lorry along the Colombo – Puttalam main road.

Pathirage and his driver were admitted to hospital following the accident but Pathirage succumbed to his injuries.

The driver of the lorry has been arrested over the accident.