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Man hospitalised following collision between van and waste collection truck in Pembroke

A man is receiving treatment at Mater Dei Hospital following a collision in Pembroke between a van and a waste collection truck. The accident occurred in st Andrew’s Road in the direction of St Julian’s at about 2.00 p.m.

It results from initial investigations that for some reason the van, which was being driven by a 36-year-old man from Santa Luċija, crashed into the Scammel which was being driven ahead of him by a 54-year-old man from Ħal Qormi.

A foreign national whose identity is still not known was a passenger in the van. He was transferred to hospital because of the injuries he sustained. His condition is still not known.

Apart from the Police, a medical team and ambulance as well as Civil Protection Department personnel were summoned to the scene.