A 31 year old Mellieħa resident, at around 1300hrs, was taken to Mater Dei Hospital after suffering injuries when driving a bike in the vicinity of Triq Dawret il-Mellieħa, Mellieħa.
Preliminary investigations showed that a farmer spotted the man on the ground next to the bike. He immediately contacted emergency services which convened on site.
The man was given medical aid and taken to Mater Dei, where he was certified as having suffered serious injuries.
Investigations by the Malta police force are still ongoing.