A man in his 30s is missing after he was swept away by strong currents while he trying to cross a flooded bridge.
The incident took place near Naimasimasi Village, in Serua after 7 last night.
The victim was travelling with others in a village carrier and was advised by the driver to wait for the water to recede as they approached the Wainikavou Bridge.
The man who was allegedly intoxicated at the time tried to cross the flooded bridge.
Search efforts by villagers last night proved futile.
A team from the Navua Police Station will continue the search today.