17 soldiers were injured in an accident that happened in the Homagama area this morning.
The accident had happened when an army truck had collided with a bus. The bus transporting garment workers had collided with the Army truck near First Lane at Kendalanda. 19 soldiers were on board the truck at the time of the accident and 17 of them sustained injuries.
A spokesman of the Homagama Hospital mentioned that none of the injured were in a critical condition. No passengers in the bus were injured.
The Homagama Police are pursuing further investigations.