Passengers collide with wall while on footboard

Four hospitalized after colliding with wall while travelling on train footboard

by Staff Writer 20-11-2023 | 12:37 PM

COLOMBO (News 1st) - Four people who were travelling on the footboard of a train were injured after they collided with a wall near the Kompannavidiya railway station on Monday (20).

The Railway Control Room says the train was plying from Colombo Fort to Panadura.

The four injured people were admitted to the the National Hospital in Colombo for treatment.

Spokesperson for the National Hospital says the condition of the injured are not serious.