40-year-old man in danger of dying after being hit by falling stonework on a Floriana construction site
During this morning a 40-year-old worker from Bangladesh was seriously injured while carrying out construction and restoration work on the Sa Maison Bastions at Floriana. He is fighting for his life in the Mater Dei Hospital Intensive Care Unit.
A 25-year-old youth was also slightly injured.
At about 10 am this morning some stonework collapsed on the two workmen involved there.
Persons who spoke to Television Malta said the men suffered severe head injuries.
Civil Protection Officials and two medical teams from MDH carried out emergency medical assistance.
A number of Police Officials assisted in the salvage operations to extract the two workers from under the debris.
An Inquiry has been launched by Duty Magistrate Natasha Galea Sciberras while Police investigations are ongoing.