16-year-old seriously injured at Swieqi construction site

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 16-year-old Syrian is in a critical condition after he was injured at a construction site. The accident happened on Saturday at 11:35 am in Triq il-Qratas in Swieqi.

The Police said that the Syrian fell while he was working on the fourth floor of a construction site.

A medical team from Mater Dei was immediately on site and took the victim to hospital where it was confirmed that he is suffering from grievous injuries.

An inquiry is being led by Magistrate Dr Charmaine Galea while the Police are investigating the accident.