Boat catches fire in Ħal Kirkop

Christoph Schwaiger

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A boat caught fire in Ħal Kirkop on Tuesday night.

The incident happened at 11.30pm on 31 March on Triq il-Fires.

Firefighters were called on site to extinguish the fire, the police told Newsbook.com.mt.

At this stage, the police did not exclude arson.

A magisterial inquiry led by Magistrate Donatella Frendo Dimech is underway.

One News reported that the boat belonged to an official working at the Corradino Correctional Facility.