Two die in separate road accidents
April 19, 2015 4:19 am
A man believed to be in his 50’s died in an early morning accident in Nausori.
The accident occurred opposite Nausori Primary School when a taxi driver allegedly lost control of the taxi and veered onto the footpath, hitting the pedestrian.
Police are trying to identify the victim.
He was wearing a pair of green track-pants and a green collared t-shirt and was holding a transmitter radio in his hand.
The taxi driver has been taken into police custody.
Police are appealing for information that would help identify the victim.
In another accident this morning, a 25-year-old student died after he allegedly lost control of his vehicle in Suva.
The car hit a power pole on Ratu Mara Road in Nabua.
The road death toll stands at 18.