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2 and a half years’ imprisonment fully suspended for reckless driving causing death

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 23/05/2017

 

A father for 3 has received a suspended sentence of 2 and a half years for reckless driving causing death.

 

Paletili Afu 33 has been directed by the Supreme Court to undertake probation hours of community work with recommendation to be served at Vaiola hospital.

 

Afu over took and collided with a turning vehicle that killed a two year child.

 

Two passengers were seriously injured and 4 others received minor injuries.

 

He will serve a total of 70 hours of probation and community services.

 

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