The man alleged to have caused the death of a 49-year old man from Draiba Village following a motor vehicle accident on Sunday night has been charged.

The 59-year old accused has been charged with one count of dangerous driving occasioning death and will be produced at the Sigatoka Magistrates Court today.

The accused allegedly lost control of the vehicle he was driving along Valley Road, Navula, Sigatoka resulting in the accident where the victim died as a result of injuries sustained.