Two deaths by drowning in 2019
12 January, 2019, 1:30 pm
TWO drowning cases have been recorded by Police, two weeks into the new year.
A 25 year old man of Buretu Village in Tailevu is the latest drowning victim.
According to Police, the man was swimming with some friends and decided to swim across a river to get a bamboo when he failed to reach the other side.
“Search conducted and decease was later found 20 to 40 meters from the river bank,” Police said.