Young man, aged 25, in danger of dying following traffic accident in Qawra

A 25-year-old man is fighting for his life at the ITU at Mater Dei after he was involved in a traffic accident with his motorcycle yesterday evening in Qawra.

The accident happened at around 6.30pm in Triq il-Merluzz when a collision occurred between a Toyota Yaris, driven by a 22-year-old woman from Marsaxlokk and a motorcycle, a SYM Symphony, which the 25-year-old who lives in St Paul’s Bay was riding.

The motorcyclist was administered First Aid by paramedics, and taken to Mater Dei by ambulance where he was certified to have sustained grievous injuries.

Duty Magistrate Dr Donatella Frendo Dimech was informed of the case and an inquiry was opened.

The Police investigations into the accident continue.