Twenty children injured in collision
At least 20 schoolchildren were injured when their school bus met
with an accident in Munneswaram, Chilaw yesterday morning. However, they
are out of danger.
Police Spokesman SSP Ranjith Gunasekera said a private bus
transporting schoolchildren to school collided with a lorry in
Munneswaram along the Kurunegala-Chilaw road around 6.55am. The driver
of the school bus was admitted to hospital.
The lorry driver was arrested.