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* Chinese national working on highway plunges to death in Sri Lanka
Mon, Dec 18, 2017, 10:57 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Dec 18, Colombo: A Chinese national, working on the Kadawatha-Kerawalapitiya Outer Circular Highway, died after falling from a machine, in Mahabage yesterday afternoon, Police said.

Police said the 54-year-old Chinese National was on a machine erecting concrete pillars and arranging the concrete pillars when he fell from about 15 feet.

The victim was seriously injured and succumbed to his injuries after admitting to Ragama Hospital.

The body of the victim is lying in the Ragama Hospital morgue.

Mahabage Police are conducting further investigations.


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