Two passengers in hospital after Pembroke crash

A 20-year-old woman from Attard and a 51-year-old woman from Pembroke were admitted to hospital after a traffic accident near the petrol station in Pembroke.

The accident happened at around 7.15pm on Sunday evening when a Nissan, driven by a 55-year-old man, also resident in Pembroke, and a BMW driven by a 26-year-old man from Rabat, crashed into each other, causing the passengers to sustain several injuries.

Police, members of the Civil Protection Unit and an ambulance were called on site, and the woman were taken to hospital for treatment. Their condition is still not known.

A police investigation is underway.