Girl dies after falling from bus
A tragic death occurred yesterday near Talagaha junction in Akmeemana
when a sixteen year school girl fell off a private bus while she was
travelling on the foot-board of the bus. She was on her way to school.
The girl has been identified as H.A. Iresha Madusanka, a grade 11
student of All Saintís College Galle.
The police investigations have revealed that the girl had been
travelling on the foot-board of the over-crowded bus, which had been
plying at high speed. As the girl fell off the bus she had been crushed
to death on the spot.
Following the fatal accident both the driver and the conductor had