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Stupidity kills cyclist

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A 60 year old cyclist was killed yesterday when he was struck by a train at a railway crossing in Polathumodara, Weligama. According to police, he was struck by the 'Sagarika' train plying from Colombo to Matara last evening.

Investigations have revealed that the victim had been struck by the train while he was attempting to make his way across the railway crossing, though the gate had been closed due to the oncoming train.

Last modified on Wednesday, 02 October 2013 10:36
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