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Death At Sea

A 24 year old man of Yaro village is dead following an alleged accident out at sea yesterday morning. The victim was with two others when the fiber glass boat
17 Jan 2016 17:38
Death At Sea
Death

A 24 year old man of Yaro village is dead following an alleged accident out at sea yesterday morning.

The victim was with two others when the fiber glass boat they were travelling in is alleged to have hit a beacon a little after 0200hrs. His body was found floating in the Yaro waters and conveyed to the Yaro Health Centre where he was unfortunately pronounced dead on arrival.

One of the other passengers a 26 year old is admitted in the Nadi Hospital under observation while the boat captain was treated and sent home.

A post mortem will be conducted to ascertain the cause of death and investigations have begun to determine the circumstances surrounding the accident which is alleged to have resulted in the death of the 24 year old victim.

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