A provincial reporter has died from a wild elephant attack when he was covering an incident with Wildlife officials at Pathiyawewa village Minneriya police division.

The Incident has taken place at 7 a.m today. The victim was 43 years old and is a resident from akkara 70 Hingurakgoda. According to the Police Spokesperson’s office the victim was pronounced dead upon admission  to Hingurakgoda hospital.