Two students were killed and three others were injured when their three-wheeler collided with a tipper truck at Meegama on Aluthgama- Mathugama main road, police said.
They said the students were members of the cadet platoon of the Aluthgama Maha Vidyalaya. The injured boys had been admitted to the Nagoda and Dharga Town Hospitals.
It was reported that the three-wheeler driver had lost control of the vehicle and collided with the tipper truck. (Bandu Thambavita and S. Madawala)