A 30 yr-old man from Nakasi has lost his life after he was hit by a bus along Foster Road in Walu Bay yesterday afternoon.
Police say the victim was standing on the side of the road when he was allegedly hit by a bus driven by a 33-year-old man.
They say the victim was rushed to the CWM Hospital where he underwent surgery but passed away yesterday evening.
The driver remains in custody as investigations continue.
The road death toll currently stands at 61 compared to 59 for the same period last year.