A man was critically wounded by a splinter of wood in his Gozo garage on Thursday. The event took place in Wied Sara, G-Asri. Police said they were called in for help at about 2:45 p.m.
They claimed that the piece of wood was thrown out of the machine that the man was operating. A surgical team was called to the scene, which rushed the man to Gozo General Hospital, where he was later certified for his injuries.