A man and a woman were taken to Mater Dei Hospital after they were injured in two separate traffic accidents early today.
The first incident occurred at around 0415hrs in Triq l-Imdina, Ħaż-Żebbuġ. Preliminary investigations showed that a 74 year old man resident of Żejtun was hit by a Toyota Vitz being driven by a 25 year old man resident of St Paul’s Bay.
The second accident occurred at around 0545hrs in Triq Salvu Psaila, Birkirkara. Preliminary investigations showed that a 62 year old woman resident of Birkirkara was hit by a Toyota Funcargo driven by a 43 year old man resident of Imsida.
Medical teams addressed both accidents and transported both victims to Mater Dei. They were both certified as having suffered serious injuries. Inquires have been opened as investigations continue.