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Fall from vehicle leaves man injured

By TORIKA TOKALAU
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Update: 2:30PM POLICE are advising people who travel in vehicles to follow safety measures at all times.

This is after a 25-year-old labourer of Labasa fell off a moving vehicle, leaving him injured.

Police spokesman Inspector Atunaisa Sokomuri said driver was driving back to Labasa from Nabouwalu with the victim when they stopped at Vuniqari, Tabia.

"The victim was getting off the vehicle when the driver suddenly drove off causing the victim to fall and sustained injuries," Inspector Sokomuri said.

"The victim is currently been admitted at the men's surgical ward (Labasa Hospital) after suffering spinal injuries and the driver is yet to be located."





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