UPDATED: Elderly man in danger of dying, two others injured in St. Paul’s Bay accident
An elderly man is in danger of dying and two women have been injured in a bad accident which occurred this morning between a passenger-carrying vehicle and a double-decker bus in St Paul’s Bay.
The accident occurred in Għajn Tuffieħa road at about 11.15 a.m., and involved a Peugeot 308 and a double-decker bus, with a 62-year-old passenger from Mellieħa sustaining slight injuries, whilst the driver of the other vehicle, a 27-year-old woman from Pieta’, sustained grievous injuries. A 70-year-old man from Mellieħa is in danger of dying.
Civil Protection personnel and three ambulances converged on the scene to assist the victims, who ended up trapped in the vehicle.
Duty Magistrate J. Demicoli was notified and appointed a Magisterial inquiry. Police investigations are ongoing.