Two drivers in hospital following collision in Sliema

Two drivers had to be taken to Mater Dei for their injuries following a traffic accident in Sliema.

The Police said that the accident happened in the early hours of this morning at around 1.30am on Tower Road.

The first investigations show that the collision occurred between a Renault Zoe, driven by a 30-year-old Italian man who lives in Zebbug, and a Toyota C-HR, driven by a man from Eritrea, aged 23, who lives in Cospicua.

Later on the Italian was certified to have sustained grievous injuries while the other driver was slightly injured.

The Police investigations continue.