Ten-year-old boy struck down by vehicle while riding his bicycle

Police are investigating an incident that happened this afternoon at about 4.30 pm in Triq il-Flora at Qormi when a 10-year-old boy on a bicycle was knocked over by a Hyundai Getz vehicle driven by a 27-year-old Filipino also resident at Qormi.

The boy was administered First Aid by a medical team before being conveyed to Mater Dei Hospital in an ambulance and was later certified to have suffered grievous injuries