Four people have been killed and 20 others sustained injuries following an accident in Vavuniya late this evening.
The accident involved a bus operating between Vavuniya and Point Pedro and a van heading to Colombo from Jaffna.
The accident had taken place in Omanthai, Vavuniya on the A-9 road.
The bus was seen on fire after the accident and the fire spread to the van. (Colombo Gazette)