Fiji Time: 9:04 PM on Sunday 30 April

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Accident driver remains in police custody

By NANISE LOANAKADAVU
Friday, January 31, 2014

Update: 11:05AM THE driver of the truck, who allegedly caused a serious accident at Shalimar St in Samabula early this week, remains in police custody.

The driver was earlier charged with dangerous driving causing grievous bodily harm and warned for prosecution.

However, police spokeswoman Ana Naisoro said he was brought in yesterday for questioning following the death of one of the passengers, involved in the same accident.

"The post mortem (examination) is currently being conducted, the results of which will determine whether charges if any, will be laid against the driver," Ms Naisoro said.

She said the other two passengers were slowly recovering at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.65730.6383
JPY 54.283651.2836
GBP 0.37250.3645
EUR 0.44340.4314
NZD 0.70770.6747
AUD 0.64900.6240
USD 0.48450.4675

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 28th, April, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Kepa clarifies change
  2. Health need
  3. USP wage dispute
  4. Raw talents mesmerise judges
  5. Dialysis cost
  6. Cruise liner visit brings good cash
  7. Health safety focus
  8. NFP youth forum
  9. Ranking subject to debate
  10. Minister pleads for reading habit

Top Stories this Week

  1. Mystery chests Friday (28 Apr)
  2. Salaries reduced Thursday (27 Apr)
  3. Luveni: Drug shortage not urgent Tuesday (25 Apr)
  4. PM upsets church Tuesday (25 Apr)
  5. Assault allegation Saturday (29 Apr)
  6. Villagers defy State sacking Thursday (27 Apr)
  7. Hard work never fails Thursday (27 Apr)
  8. Biman 'removed' Friday (28 Apr)
  9. Her dream a reality Tuesday (25 Apr)
  10. A mother's sacrifice Monday (24 Apr)