Elderly man saved after car almost gets swept away by waves at Cirkewwa
Three police officers saved the life of a 72-year-old man whose car was almost swept away by the high waves which yesterday rose and covered the pier at Cirkewwa.
carmelo abela postHome Affairs Minister Carmelo Abela thanked the policemen who were completely drenched while rescuing the man during the course of their duties which they carried out with great professionalism. He also thanked the members of the Civil Protection Department, who carried out another operation together with the police, to ensure that around six other cars would not be swept away by the sea until their owners arrived to move the cars.