Elderly woman, 86 grievously injured after being hit by vehicle

An elderly woman, aged 86, was grievously injured after she was hit by a vehicle.

The accident happened yesterday at around 7.20pm in Triq San Publju, Floriana.

The woman was hit by a BMW 116I which was being driven by a man, aged, resident in Mtarfa.

She was assisted by paramedics and taken to Mater Dei by ambulance where she was certified to have been grievously injured. Police investigations continue.