UPDATED: Motorcyclist dies after colliding with a parked truck in Birkirkara
A 41-year-old Gozitan motorcyclist died on the spot after running into a truck that was parked in Valley Road, Birkirkara, early this morning just after 4 am. He was driving from Msida toward Birkirkara.
In a statement Police said that from preliminary investigations it resulted he lost control of his bike and suffered a strong impact collision against the truck. A medical team from Mater Dei Hospital was called to assist at the spot but the motorcyclist was certified to have died on the spot.
The road was closed to traffic for a while. Magistrate Ian Farrugia appointed experts and ordered an Inquiry. Police investigations are being carried out by Police Inspector Elton Taliana from the Msida Station.