Monday, November 28, 2011
Actor Asela Jayakody dies in road mishap
Popular actor and stage actor Asela Jayakody died this morning in an accident. Police Media Spokesperson SP Ajith Rohana said that the accident took place in the Kadana police division along the Colombo - Katunayake main road.
The accident occurred when Jayakody had his vehicle parked. Just as he got off the vehicle to let his friend drive, another car which came from behind, hit them. The accident took place at around 4 a.m. Asela Jayakody’s friend who was injured in the accident has been admitted to the Colombo National Hospital.
Police Media Spokesperson SP Ajith Rohana noted that the driver of the vehicle which hit the victims, has been arrested. Asela Jayakody appeared in teledramas such as Fanatasy Avenue, Romeo Juliet and Wasuda.