A 65year old man died after he was allegedly bumped by a taxi last night.
The alleged incident occurred in Nanuku in Rakiraki after 6pm.
The victim who is also from Nanuku in Rakiraki was allegedly standing in the middle of the road when the accident occurred.
He was rushed to the Rakiraki Hospital and passed away late last night.
The 43year old driver will be questioned as investigations continue.