A MAN died as a result of a suspected heart attack as the vehicle he was in rolled down a hill outside Suva City yesterday.
The police are investigating the death of the 66-year-old man at Wailoku yesterday morning and they believe he suffered a heart attack.
Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said the deceased allegedly experienced difficulties breathing while the vehicle was parked on the roadside.
Ms Naisoro said a fellow employee of the deceased tried to revive him but was unsuccessful.
"It is alleged that while attempting to revive the 66-year-old, the vehicle started to roll down the road, stopping at a nearby drain. Investigations continue and as of now this is not being classified as a road fatality," she said.