Fiji Time: 10:32 AM on Friday 6 March

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Police wait for report

Salaseini Moceiwai
Monday, June 02, 2014

POLICE will wait for the LTA vehicle examiner's report before proceeding with their investigation on the bus that veered off the Wairiki Hill in Bua over the weekend.

Divisional police commander northern SSP Naulumatua Lutunacaucau yesterday said the inspection of the bus was scheduled to take place today .

"The bus is at the station and we will have to wait until tomorrow for the examiner to carry out his inspection as the LTA office is closed today (Sunday)," he said.

"The driver was interviewed and released as further investigations continue."

SSP Lutunacaucau also clarified the bus was carrying 25 passengers.

"Out of the 25, 13 were medically-examined and sent home. The rest continued their journey to Labasa in another bus."





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Spy report
  2. MP dies
  3. Opposition Leader rejects PM's Fiji flag invite
  4. Mass brawl erupts
  5. $70m investment
  6. Advice to parents
  7. NFU wants elections
  8. Aviation safety
  9. Leaders meet to strengthen relationships
  10. State officials to face the PAC

Top Stories this Week

  1. Leap of faith Monday (02 Mar)
  2. Two appear in court Tuesday (03 Mar)
  3. Face for a book Monday (02 Mar)
  4. A-G: Don't interfere Tuesday (03 Mar)
  5. For sale! Sunday (01 Mar)
  6. New uniform for institution Wednesday (04 Mar)
  7. Father of taxi debate Monday (02 Mar)
  8. Looking at the big picture in 7s rugby Monday (02 Mar)
  9. Ali praises PM Thursday (05 Mar)
  10. 36 years on, Naivilawasa calls it a day Wednesday (04 Mar)