Boy, 10, electrocuted

June 22, 2022 6:12 am

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A Year 5 student was allegedly electrocuted at Viwawa in Navua yesterday afternoon.

It is believed that a heavy goods truck while offloading gravel touched a loose electrical live wire on the ground.

Police Spokesperson Ana Naisoro says the child died after he allegedly stepped on the wire while discharging goods from the truck.

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Police investigation continues.