5th July 2017
A 5 year old boy died after he was allegedly bumped by a vehicle yesterday.
The alleged incident took place along the Sawani, Serea Road.
It is alleged the victim was running across the road when he was bumped by a vehicle driven by a 36 year old farmer of Viria, Naitasiri.
The victim was rushed to the Nausori Health Centre but was pronounced dead on arrival.
The suspect remains in custody as investigations continue.
The road death toll stands at 30 compared to 27 for the same period last year.