Alleged reckless driver has case transferred to High Court

Semi Degei at the Nasinu Magistrates Court on Monday, August 27, 2018. Picture: LITIA CAVA

A MAN who allegedly drove his motor vehicle in a reckless manner that resulted in the death of a man has been further remanded in custody.

Ratu Semi Degei appeared before Magistrate Sofia Hamza at the Nasinu Magistrates Court today.

He is charged with one count of manslaughter, one count of dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm, and one count of driving motor vehicle while there was a concentration of alcohol in excess of the prescribed limit present in the blood.

The alleged incident occurred last Friday, August 24, at Nakasi.

Mr Degei’s case has been transferred to the High Court in Suva.

He will reappear in court on September 6.

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