Update: 4:11PM A 68-YEAR-OLD man is believed to have drowned while bathing in Nagadoa River in Bua yesterday afternoon.
Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said the man, from Navua, was on a business trip to Vanua Levu with some of his workmates.
"The incident occurred yesterday around 4.30pm at Naroko Settlement in Bua," she said.
"The deceased, who is a director of a company, was on a business trip to Dreketi with his workmates.
"He was last seen heading towards the river and after sometime, an employee went to search for him only to find him floating."
Investigations, Ms Naisoro said were continuing and his body was now awaiting post mortem examinations at the Nabouwalu mortuary .