A workman had a lucky escape this morning when he fell as he was carrying roofing slabs at a construction site in Marsascala. tvm.com.mt is informed that the incident occurred at about 11.45 a.m. in Triq is-Salini, when the man fell as he was carrying the slabs. Luckily the slabs did not fall onto him, and both the workman and his colleagues managed to exit the building where they were working without assistance. Civil Protection personnel and an ambulance were summoned as a precaution. Police said that although the workman sustained injuries he was treated on site and did not require hospitalisation.