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Taxi driver NOT TANKER caused accident: Police

Taxi driver NOT TANKER caused accident: Police
April 20
11:00 2017


A Police report has correctly identified that the owner of a taxi, registration number HJ484 caused an accident which took place in Lautoka on Monday morning.

The Police report said: “The vehicle registration number HT222 (a fuel tanker) was travelling along Drasa Avenue, when vehicle number HJ484 came out of Vomo Street, failed to stop at the junction collided with vehicle number HT222.”

The statement further said that both vehicles sustained damages and vehicle number HJ484, a taxi was at fault.

The driver of the taxi was charged for careless driving after a caution interview.

The taxi driver had earlier claimed to the Fiji Sun that the accident was caused by the fuel tanker.

Edited by Caroline Ratucadra


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