A 26 year old man is dead after he was hit by two minivans traveling along Ratu Mara Road yesterday morning.
According to Police, at around 5:30am the victim was crossing the road from the Fiji National University side when he was hit by a minivan which was heading towards Suva.
Following the first incident the victim ran back towards FNU when he was allegedly hit again by another minivan driven by a 26year old who was also heading towards Suva in the inner lane.
The victim was rushed to the CWM Hospital by the second minivan driver and passed away shortly afterwards.
The road death toll stands at 24 compared to 20 for the same period last year.