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Expectant Mother Loses Husband And Father-in-Law; Father Of Four Also Dies In Horrific Collision

Mr Niqilai died at Korovou Hospital while Mr Degei and Mr Tinaviti are said to have died on the spot.
29 Dec 2020 11:30
Expectant Mother Loses Husband And Father-in-Law; Father Of Four Also Dies In Horrific Collision
A heavily pregnant Jokapeci Daurua (middle), wife of deceased driver, Lodoviko Degei (inset) is consoled by her family members at the Korovou Police Station on the December 28, 2020. Photo: Leon Lord

A heavily pregnant Jokapeci Daurua wailed in front of the Korovou Police Station yesterday.

She looked at the vehicle her husband Lodoviko Degei, 31, and father-in-law Elia Tinaviti, 60, lost their lives the night before.

According to Police, Mr Degei was driving his black Toyota Crown back from the Natovi Parish with his father, Mr Tinaviti, in the front passenger seat.

He allegedly overtook a vehicle on Natovi Highway near Matacula Village and crashed head on with another Toyota Crown in which Usaia Niqilai was sitting in the front seat…to read the full story, subscribe to our e-edition

 

Edited by Ranoba Baoa

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