Four people were killed and eight others sustained injuries following an accident in Puttalam today.
The accident involved a van and a truck along the Puttalam – Colombo main road.
The van was travelling to Colombo from Jaffna when it crashed into the truck travelling on the opposite direction.
The driver of the van was among those killed.
The Police said that the driver of the truck was arrested over the accident. (Colombo Gazette)