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Sri Lanka Bus Crash injures 36 Garment workers, Kills 4

What: Bus en route form Hemmathagama to Aniwaite
Where: Kribathkumbura
When: July 16, 6:30 am
Who: 4 injured, 36 killed
Why: The minibus attempting to pass a truck drive into oncoming traffic, specifically a bus coming from Colombo to Matale.

The bus was carrying garment workers, three of whom died. The driver also died on the scene. Locals helped extricate passengers from both buses.

Injured passengers were taken to Peradeniya and Kandy hospitals.