Search for missing truck driver called off

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The search for the 42-year-old truck driver who went missing on Tuesday, September 20 has been called off.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro said search efforts had covered Nananu, Namena, Levuka, Dawasamu and Naigani areas with negative results.

The Driver was reported to be missing at sea after he failed to disembark an inter-island vessel in Natovi on Tuesday morning.

Ms Naisoro said the 42-year-old victim – a resident of Narere in Nasinu – had boarded the vessel from Nabouwalu in Bua on Vanua Levu bound for Natovi on Viti Levu.

She said the man was only discovered missing when he could not be located to move his truck.

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