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Pedestrian dies in accident, suspect in custody

By AVINESH GOPAL
Saturday, December 14, 2013

Update: 2:45PM A MAN is dead after being hit by a vehicle while he was walking along the road.

The incident happened at Namaka in Nadi about 9am today.

Police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said the deceased was allegedly hit by a vehicle driven by a security officer, who is in police custody.

The suspect took the victim to the Nadi Hospital, unfortunately the victim died, she said.

Ms Naisoro said the suspect called the Namaka Police Station at 11am and reported the incident.