Oct 16, Colombo: A sergeant attached to the Mullaitivu Police Station died in a road accident yesterday (15) while on duty, the Police said.
A tractor traveling towards Kokilai has collided with the sergeant who was directing traffic near the Silawatta School on the Kokilai Road in Mullaitivu.
The police sergeant who was seriously injured in the accident died on admission to Manvole Hospital.
The deceased has been identified as a 43 year old resident of Ulapane, Gampol.
Mullaitivu Police are conducting further investigations.