Motorcyclist grievously injured in traffic accident

A 62-year-old man, resident in Senglea, is suffering from grievous injuries after being involved in a traffic accident in Cospicua.

The accident happened yesterday evening at around 6pm in Triq San Pawl.

In a statement, the Police said that, from initial investigations, it appears that there was a collision between a Toyota IQ, driven by a 41-year-old man, resident in Marsascala, and the Yamaha motorcycle, which the 62-year-old man was riding.

The motorcyclist was given First Aid at the scene by paramedics and then taken to Mater Dei.

Members of the Civil Protection Department also gave assistance.

The Police investigations continue.