The police said he was later released on police bail.
Last week Ramith Rambukwella, son of former Minister Keheliya Rambukwella, was also arrested over a road accident.
The police said that Rambukwella was arrested over an accident which took place at Independence Avenue in Colombo and that he was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the arrest.
Rambukwella was released on police bail. (Colombo Gazette)