Road accident kills 10 in Sri Lanka
Published 18/11/2006 | 19:00
Ten people were killed when a speeding passenger bus crashed into two cars travelling in the opposite direction in north-western Sri Lanka today.
The bus was heading to the capital, Colombo, when it crashed into the two cars packed with about 20 people returning from a funeral, in Gokarella village, about 175 miles north-east of Colombo, according to local police.
The remaining passengers in the car were injured and have been admitted to hospital.