Elderly man sustains injuries after falling off ladder

A 71-year-old man from Ħamrun sustained grievous injuries after falling off a ladder.

The accident occurred in a residence in Our Lady of Sorrows Street, Żejtun at about 9.00 a.m.

The man was given treatment by a medical team and transferred to Mater Dei Hospital by ambulance.

Civil Protection Department personnel were also at the scene to assist.

Police investigations are ongoing.