TC Josie: 2 dead, 2 missing

Police inspect a vehicle caught in the floods in Lautoka. Picture: screen grab from video by SHIRI RAM

Police inspect a vehicle caught in the floods in Lautoka. Picture: screen grab from video by SHIRI RAM

Update: 1:56PM FOUR people are believed to have lost their lives in the Western Division due to flooding associated with Tropical Cyclone Josie.

Police have confirmed two deaths at Uciwai on the outskirts of Nadi where two people were swept away in a vehicle.

There are reports that an elderly couple in Ba also lost their lives while fleeing floodwaters.

Police spokesman Jokatama Qio said they have yet to confirm the Ba deaths.

See video by Shiri Ram of police checking a vehicle caught in the floods in Lautoka.