UPDATED: Woman sustains grievous injuries after skidding with motorcycle under University tunnel

A 25-year-old woman from San Gwann has been admitted to hospital after she was injured when she skidded this morning with her motorcycle under the University tunnel.

The accident happened at around 7am in Triq Mikiel Anton Vassalli, Msida. From preliminary investigations it appears that the woman was driving a Kawasaki motorcycle when for some reason she lost control and skidded.

She was later certified to be suffering from grievous injuries.

For some time the road heading towards Marsa was closed to traffic. The police investigations are still underway.