COLOMBO: Three Indians were among four people killed in a van-container truck collision in Sri Lanka’s southern Kurundugahahetekma area, according to a media report.
The victims were travelling in the van which crashed into a container truck from behind on the Southern Expressway (E-01) on Monday night, the Colombo Page reported, citing police.
The deceased Indians belong to the same family – a 44-year-old woman, her 18-year-old son and another relative. Their names were not revealed.
The woman’s husband and 10-year-old daughter were injured and were shifted to Karapitiya Hospital.
The driver of the van also died in the accident. He was identified as a 52-year-old man from west Sri Lankan town of Wadduwa. PTI