Woman grievously injured after falling into Gozo quarry

A 57-year-old woman who lives in Marsascala was grievously injured after falling into a quarry in Gozo.

The incident occurred around the 5.00 a.m. crash. in Qala.

First investigations revealed that the victim was walking through a narrow passage with some people when she fell about a storey and a half.

She was given help by a medical team and members from the Civil Protection Department and was taken by ambulance to hospital where she was certified to have suffered grievous injuries.

Police investigations are ongoing.