A 60-year-old man, who fell out of the bus, in which he was traveling in, died on the Colombo-Kurunegala road at the Kadawatha Junction, last night.
The Police say that the deceased man identified as Divakara Mudiyanselage Siriwardena, from Nittambuwa had fallen out from the foot board when the bus driver applied breaks.
He succumbed to injuries upon the admission to the Ragama Teaching Hospital.
Postmortem examinations will be conducted today.
The bus driver was apprehended by the Police.
Kadawatha Police is conducting further investigations.