21 injured in bus crash


Twenty one passengers were hospitalized after two buses had collided head-on at Radawadunna in Nittambuwa on the Colombo-Kurunegala main road this morning, police said.

The accident occurred at around 7.15a.m when a CTB bus plying from Colombo to Jaffna and a private bus travelling from Kurunegala to Colombo had collided head-on Police Media Unit said.

The injured were admitted to the Wathupitiwala hospital.

Nittambuwa Police is carrying out further investigations into the incident.