Mechanic Dies In Logging Site Accident
A 30-year-old mechanic from Ba died in an accident at a logging worksite in Nasautoka, Wainibuka, in Tailevu on Friday.
The incident happened at Teni forest between 9am to 10 am on Friday where the man was allegedly hit by a bulldozer and suffered injuries to his head.
The bulldozer was reportedly operated by a 50-year-old man.
The injured mechanic was rushed to the Korovou Hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival.
A post-mortem will be conducted as investigations continue.
Police are pleading with those operating heavy machinery to be vigilant and cautious at all times.
Source : fijisun.com.fj