A 70-year-old male cyclist from Żabbar is suffering from grievous injuries after being hit by a car in Xgħajra Street, Żabbar. The incident occurred at 8.30 am.
Preliminary police investigations resulted that the man was cycling in the road, when for some reason, he was hit by a Daewoo Matiz car being driven by a 70-year-old man also from Żabbar.
An ambulance was called on-site, and the cyclist was taken to Mater Dei Hospital for treatment. He was later certified as suffering from grievous injuries.
Police investigations are being led by District Police.