A 36 year old man from Safi died while working at the Birżebbuġa Freeport, with Police being informed of the incident at about 5.30 pm.
Preliminary information is that a container toppled over onto the cabin of a lifter the worker was operating.
Police were on the spot together with Civil Protection employees and an ambulance.
Later the man was certified to have died on the spot.
Further details are expected.