A Russian man and a woman have died in an accident along the Galle – Matara main road in Mirissa.
A bus plying from Matara had collided with the motorbike the two were travelling on.
The Police Media Unit noted the individuals had passed away after they were admitted to the Matara General Hospital with serious injuries.
The male individual was 32 years of age while the female was 22.
The driver of the bus has been arrested and the Weligama Police are conducting further investigations.