A van and a truck were involved in a head-on collision close to Tal-Ħandaq school in the industrial zone in the limits of Qormi. The collision occurred at about 11.00 a.m.
As a result of the impact the van driver sustained injuries, and was given first aid by a medical team which was summoned immediately to the site of the accident.
The driver was transferred to hospital by ambulance after Civil Protection personnel removed the roof of the cabin in order to get him out. The driver’s condition is still not known.
The road is presently closed to traffic.