Dec 27, 2021

Accidents during Christmas higher than in 2020!

During the last three days of this year's Christmas season alone, 588 accidents have been reported to the Colombo National Hospital, hospital sources said.

Of these, 123 road accidents were reported, an increase of 33 percent compared to the previous year.

Around 140 accidents due to falls and 83 household accidents were reported.

Overall, there was a significant increase in the number of accidents reported to hospitals during the three days of Christmas this year compared to last year.