Death toll in Ballapana bus-van road accident rises to seven

Dead body in a mortuary

The death toll in the Ballapana road accident involving a bus and a van rose to seven today.

Three people were killed yesterday and several others sustained injuries following the accident in Ballapana.

Of the injured admitted to hospital four succumbed to their injuries while receiving treatment in hospital.

The accident took place along the Kandy – Colombo main road. (Colombo Gazette)