The first death caused due to an accident on the Southern Expressway was reported today.
Police Media spokesperson SP Ajith Rohan stated that the accident occurred near the 21.5 post along the Expressway at about 1.40 a.m. Friday.
He went onto say that the motorist losing the control of the speed of his car resulted in the accident.
The person who suffered serious injuries during the accident succumbed to his injuries after he was admitted to the Nagoda Hospital.
The deceased is a 25-year-old residing in Dehiwala.