Accident claims man’s life; death toll at 24

THE road death toll at present stands at 24 compared to 20 for the same period last year.
This after the death of a man who was involved in a road accident last night.
Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said the 30-year-old mechanic had become the latest road fatality after the vehicle he was driving bumped a parked bus after 10pm at Urucalia, Baulevu Road in Nausori.
“The victim was on his way to pick his wife when the alleged incident took place,” Ms Naisoro said.