Child’s death classified drowning

January 17, 2023 9:51 am

Death of eight-year-old child classified as drowning.

The death of the eight-year-old child who was swept away after falling in a flooded drain in Tacirua, Nasinu last week has been classified as drowning.

Police say the investigation in the matter continues.

In another incident, the postmortem of the one-year-old child who is believed to have drowned in a bucket of water in Nalawa, Ra, will be conducted soon.

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The investigation in this matter also continues.

The Police Force has warned that the element of negligence will be investigated in all cases involving children.