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Man appears in court over Lautoka pedestrian accident

A Ba man appeared before the Lautoka Magistrate court charged for an accident in Lautoka last Friday, where a young boy was hit at a pedestrian crossing and dragged under the truck for a few metres. Joshua Lutunaraga, 54, was charged with one count of dangerous driving resulting in grievous bodily harm. Mr. Lutunaraga appeared before Magistrate Raramasi Salakubou, […]

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November 27, 2015 10:13 am

A Ba man appeared before the Lautoka Magistrate court charged for an accident in Lautoka last Friday, where a young boy was hit at a pedestrian crossing and dragged under the truck for a few metres.

Joshua Lutunaraga, 54, was charged with one count of dangerous driving resulting in grievous bodily harm.

Mr. Lutunaraga appeared before Magistrate Raramasi Salakubou, and bailed for a sum of $500.  He will now reappear in court on December 11.

A CCTV recording of the accident showed the 14-year-old victim being hit by a truck at a pedestrian crossing in Drasa Avenue in Lautoka.  The victim was then dragged for a few metres under the truck.

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Posted by Newswire on Thursday, 26 November 2015

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