Man grievously injured after being hit by a car in Valletta

An Irish man, aged 45, was grievously injured after he was hit by a car yesterday evening.

The accident happened last night at around 5.30pm in Triq l-Assedju l-Kbir, Valletta.

He was hit by a Renault Zeo driven by a British woman, 38, who lives in Gzira.

The victim was treated by paramedics and then taken to Mater Dei where he was certified to be grievously injured.

Police investigations continue.