Four killed, several injured in van accident

accidentFour people were killed and several others were injured when a van they were travelling in went down a precipice in Matale this evening.

The police said that the van had veered off the Matale – Alkaduwa road and went some 150 feet down the precipice.

At least 13 people who were injured in the accident were admitted to hospital. (Colombo Gazette)