25-year-old woman is the country’s latest road fatality

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A WOMAN is dead after she was bumped by a vehicle driven by a man who was allegedly under the influence of alcohol.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said the 25-year-old victim was conveyed to the Colonial War Memorial Hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival.

“The alleged incident occurred along Vesida Road after 8pm last night,” Ms Naisoro said.

She said 31-year-old suspect remains in custody at the Valelevu Police Station.

The road death toll currently stands a 32 compared 47.

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