Man dies in bus-motorcycle collision | Daily News

Man dies in bus-motorcycle collision

A man was killed in a motorcycle-bus collision. The bus was transporting garment workers of Gurugoda, Horana when the accident occurred. 

The deceased had been identified as Gamage Nuwan Priyankara (26), a resident of Ellagawa, Kiriella. 

The bus was travelling from Horana to Ingiriya and had attempted to overtake a trishaw which was travelling in the same direction.  

The Army Corporal who was riding the motorcycle, a relative of the deceased, was hospitalised with serious injuries. 

The bus driver has been arrested by Horana Police. He was to be produced before the Horana Magistrate’s Court, police said.