Man in critical condition after falling down ship’s stairs in Birzebbugia
A 52-year-old man from Qormi is in critical condtiion after he was involved in an accident early this morning on a ship anchored at the Freeport in Birzebbugia.
In a statement, the Police said that the accident happened at around 4.50am when the man fell down a flight of stairs on the ship.
The man was taken to Mater Dei for treatment, where he was certified to have sustained serious injuries.
A magisterial inquiry was opened, led by Magisrate Doreen Clarke, who appointed various experts to assist her.
The Police investigations into the accident contimue.