Accident kills Navy officers

An accident between a container lorry and a car killed two Navy officers in Puttalam this morning.
The police said that the accident took place along the Puttalam – Anuradhapura road.
The container lorry had crashed into the car near a Civil Defence Force camp in the area.
A 44 year old Navy commanding officer and a 32 year old Lieutenant Commander wer killed in the accident.
The driver of the vehicle escaped, the police said.  (Colombo Gazette)