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2017-03-19

Two drivers arrested in connection to the road accident in Egoda Uyana, Moratuwa that killed three persons have been remanded till the 29th of this month. The suspects were produced before the Moratuwa Magistrate’s Court today. The accident occurred last evening.

A private bus and a lorry collided after which the bus veered off the road and ran over the three victims who were waiting at an adjacent bus stop. The deceased included two women.