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Student dies in accident

A 16-year-old O/L student had died in an accident, when the tractor he was driving skipped the road and fell into a precipice.

The accident occurred when he was returning home after working in a paddy field along with his family in Wekanda yesterday.

He was pronounced dead upon admission to hospital. The deceased has been identified as Sanjaya Nimesh Abeykoon (16), a resident of Thirappan.

Mihintale police are investigating.