UPDATED: Man in danger of dying following Imrieħel bypass accident – part of the road closed to traffic
A man is in danger of dying after being involved in a traffic accident this morning in the Imrieħel bypass in the direction of Marsa.
The Police were informed of the accident at around 6.30am and told that there was a person who required medical assistance. The collision was between a Suzuki Wagon driven by a 52-year-old man from Qormi and a Land Rover, driven by a 30-year-old woman from Rabat.
The man was taken to Mater Dei where he was later certified to have sustained grievous injuries.
A Magisterial inquiry has been opened while Police investigations into the accident are ongoing.
The Police have asked drivers to avoid the southbound Imrieħel bypass as the road has been temporarily closed to traffic due to the accident.