A man was trapped in a truck in a traffic incident at Mellieħa at about 6pm this evening.
In the incident it appears that a number of vehicles were damaged from Għadira to Triq George Borg Olivier where the truck finally came to a standstill after veering into a pavement.
Police and Civil Protection officials went to the spot and released a man who was trapped in the truck and who apparently was a passenger and related to the driver. A medical team from Mater Dei administered First Aid.
TVM is informed the truck was involved in a number of incidents and damaged a number of vehicles and continued on its way and was followed by some of the vehicles that suffered damages. The truck apparently lost a tyre which was abandoned at the Ċirkewwa roundabout.
The incident caused the closure of a number of roads in the area.