Cricketer Kusal Mendis arrested
Cricketer Kusal Mendis arrested by police following an accident killing one person in Panadura.
Sri Lankan cricketer Kusal Mendis was arrested early this morning in Panadura by police for causing an accident which resulted in the death of one person.
Police Spokesperson SSP Jaliya Senaratne said he was arrested this morning in connection with the death of a person who was knocked down by his SUV.
The accident took place when the SUV of Kusal Mendis crashed into a bicycle in the Horontuduwa area.
The victim was a 64 year old resident of the Gorakapola area in Panadura.
Futher investigations are being conducted by the Panadura Police.