Pregnant girl succumbs to injuries after Waimalika crash

February 13, 2024 6:17 am

A 17-year-old girl who was also in the vehicle that was involved in the head-on collision in Waimalika, Nadi yesterday has passed away.

The accident occurred when the vehicle, allegedly veered onto the opposing lane, colliding with a four-wheel-drive vehicle en route to Nadi.

Tragically, she succumbed to her injuries at the Nadi Hospital.

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Adding to the heartbreak, the young girl was seven months pregnant.

The driver of the vehicle, a 23-year-old, also lost his life instantly upon impact.

Two others are still admitted in hospital.