A baby in a push chair had a lucky escape this morning when it was involved in a traffic accident in front of the Addolorata cemetery in Marsa. The accident happened at around 9.45am in Santa Lucia Avenue going in the direction of Valletta.
Police officers went on site, and it results from initial information that a Mitsubishi Pajero vehicle driven by a 19-year-old youth from Zejtun hit a 32-year-old woman from San Gwann who was accompanied by a five-month-old boy in a pushchair.
A medical team arrived on the scene and the woman and baby were taken by ambulance to Mater Dei hospital, where it was later certified that the woman was suffering from grievous injuries. Luckily the child did not sustain any injuries.
The Police investigation continues.