Tuesday, 21st September 2021

A journalist dies in car accident hit and run

British Asia News Network

Columbo: A journalist from News 1st correspondent for the Ratnapura area Ruchira Abeymanna has unfortunately died in a motor accident that occurred on February 3rd in the new town of Ratnapura.

A Jeep travelling on high speed collided with the victim’s motorbike who then hit another lorry arriving from Kuruwita. The driver of the Jeep fled the incident and police investigations are underway to find the suspect.

Abeymanna who served as a correspondent for the News 1st team for a long period is a media personality that was loved by all, condolences to his family and may he RIP.

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