An elderly 75-year-old man suffered injuries when he was runover in St Joseph’s High Road, Ħamrun. Police informed TVM the incident happened at about 11.30 am.
The man is from St Julian’s and was hit by a Ford Escort van driven by a 31-year-old man from Paola.
Police went on the spot as well as a medical team and the man was conveyed to Mater Dei Hospital in an ambulance, where he was certified to be suffering from grievous injuries.
The incident caused traffic congestion as this main road had to be closed to traffic.