Sri Lanka, July 12 -- A person lost his life in an accident that took place at Kodikamam - Eludumattuwaal on the Jaffna - Vavuniya Road.

The Police Media Spokesman's office said that the accident took place when a cab collided with a bicycle.

The cyclist who sustained injuries was admitted to the Chavakachcheri hospital and later transferred to the Jaffna Hospital.

The 71 year old, a resident of Misalai died while under treatment there.

The driver of the cab has been taken into custody by the Police in connection with the accident.

Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission from Hiru News....