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Ba accident claims a life

Felix Chaudhary
Sunday, February 25, 2018

Update: 11:49AM A 53-YEAR-OLD truck driver of Talacake, Ba, died following a motor vehicle accident last night.

Police chief operations officer ACP Maretino Qiolevu said the incident occurred near Tau Village, Nadi.

The victim is alleged to have lost control of the truck he was driving causing it to veer off the road.

He was transporting logs and got trapped inside the cab.

Villagers managed to free the driver and he was rushed to the Nadi Hospital where he was pronounced dead-on-arrival.

The road death toll stands at 7 compared to 10 for the same period last year.

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