A 50-year-old Bulgarian national, a resident of St Paul’s Bay, lost his life in a tragic accident after falling from a three-storey height at a construction site in Ħamrun.
The accident occurred in Triq Karmnu Abela at about 11.30 a.m. The man was carrying out some work and fell into an internal yard.
A medical team from Mater Dei Hospital went on site to assist. However, the man was certified dead at the scene.
Officials from OHSA, the Authority for Health and Safety at Work, also visited the site.
Duty Magistrate Caroline Farrugia Frendo opened an inquiry into the accident.
Police investigations are ongoing.