A truck crashed into an Army security post in Mullaitivu killing one soldier and injuring another.
The Army media unit said that the mini lorry (Canter), going at high sped, crashed into a military sentry point killing one soldier on duty and injuring another.
The vehicle had lost control and crashed into the sentry point.
Private H.P.S Pathirana of the 6 Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police (SLCMP) lost his life on admission to the Mullaittivu Hospital.
Staff Sergeant S.D.R Dissanayake of the 6 SLCMP received injuries. Mulliyaweli Police are conducting investigations.