Sergeant killed after bike crashes into back of container
February 13, 2018 12:24 pm
A Police Sergeant attached to the Kirulapana Police Station has died following an accident near the Bope fuel station on the Athurugiriya-Malabe road this morning.
Police said that a motorcycle had crashed into the back of a container truck parked on the roadside. The motorcycle rider was rushed to the Homagama Hospital, however he had succumbed to injuries afterwards.
The deceased, a 55-year-old resident of Athurugiriya, is a Sergeant attached to the Kirulapana Police Station.
The driver of the tipper truck has been arrested over the incident.