Update: 12:55PM A 30-year-old labourer of Saivou Village in Vanua Levu was found dead on the road at Nakabuta, Seaqaqa this morning.
Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro says the death of the labourer at this stage is believed to be a result of a hit and run incident.
"A call was received through the 919 emergency number from a man who was driving by the Nakabuta, Seaqaqa road about 2km from Savusavu junction between 1.30 to 2.45 this morning," Ms Naisoro said.
She said the 30-year-old was last seen walking home after a grog party.
"Police are appealing for information that could help identify and locate the vehicle involved in the accident. Please call 917 or your nearest community post or station if you have any information regarding this case."
The body is now at the Labasa mortuary awaiting post mortem examination.