Fatal road incident in Samoa

Samoa's Ministry of Police and Prisons is investigating the death of a man early on Saturday after he was allegedly run over by a car in Savaii.

This was confirmed by Police Commissioner Auapa'au Logoitino Filipo in response to questions from Radio Polynesia.

He said the victim was suspected to be intoxicated and allegedly slept on the main road.

The Commissioner also confirmed the driver turned herself in to the police after the incident.