Motorcyclist in hospital following collision in Gzira

A 40-year-old man from Bulgaria, resident in Marsa, is suffering from grievous injuries after being involved in a traffic accident yesterday afternoon.

The accident happened at around 5pm yesterday in the area of Manoel island. From preliminary investigations it results that the collision was between a Seat Ateca, being driven by a 32-year-old man, resident in San Gwann, and a Honda WW125A, which the Bulgarian man was riding.

Paramedics arrived on the scene to give medical assistance and an ambulance took the injured man to Mater Dei for treatment where he was later certified to have sustained grievous injuries.

Police investigations continue.