Seven killed, several injured in Passara accident

Seven people were killed and a number of others sustained injuries following an accident in Passara today.

The Police said that a bus had gone down a precipice near the 13th mile post.

Several people were injured in the accident and were rushed to hospital.

The Police said that seven people later succumbed to their injuries.

Another 20 people were recieving treatment in hospital. (Colombo Gazette)