21-year old drowns in Ra
December 7, 2014 9:00 pm
A twenty-one year old man drowned while swimming in a river over the weekend.
The victim of Soa Village in Ra went swimming with a nephew.
The nephew returned to the village after sustaining injuries and the victim was on his own.
His body was found floating near the river bank on Saturday.
Meanwhile, the search continues for a 24-year-old farmer who was swept away by strong currents whilst allegedly trying to cross the Vorovoro River, in Dawasamu, Tailevu on Saturday morning.
Police have received three reports of people drowning over the weekend.
All the victims are males and in their 20’s.