A three-month-old infant was killed in a head-on collision on the Hakmana-Matara road in Naiwala last (26) evening.
Police media states that a car travelling towards Matara had collided h with a three-wheeler travelling in the opposite direction
Six people, two men, two women, a young girl and the infant were travelling in the three-wheeler. They were admitted to Matara hospital with injuries.
The baby passed away upon admission.
The young girl and a woman were later admitted to the Karapitiya hospital for further treatment.
The driver of the car is in custody and Thihagoda police are conducting further investigations into the incident.