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Diving trip turns tragic

ALISI VUCAGO
Sunday, January 21, 2018

Update: 12:17PM A 42-YEAR-old man is believed to be the latest drowning victim in the country after a tragic diving trip off Vomo reef in Lautoka last night.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro confirmed the incident occurred during a diving trip with three other men.

"The victim had jumped back into the water and when he failed to surface, the other three jumped in to look for him," said Ms Naisoro.

"The victim's body was recovered and attempts made to revive him were unsuccessful."

All the men in the incident are from Naviago Village in Lautoka.








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