Line thrower cause of Maui Bay explosion
July 26, 2021 4:25 pm
Police confirm that the alleged explosion at Maui Bay yesterday was from a line thrower.
Acting Commissioner, Rusiate Tudravu confirms to FBCNews that after working with the Military Explosive Unit, they can confirm that the explosion was not from a bomb or a missile that was wrongly stated on social media.
Tudravu says someone was playing with a line thrower which is a life-saving appliance (LSA) found on ships when the alleged incident happened.
Police in Korolevu Sigatoka yesterday responded to a report of an alleged explosion at Maui Bay where they managed to retrieve fragments of the casing from a resident in the area.
The investigation continues.