Cyclist left with life-threatening injuries in Marsalforn accident

Updated 08:27 AM
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Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 19-year-old cyclist is in danger of losing his life after he ploughed into a wall in Marsalforn on Friday evening.

A police spokesman told Newsbook.com.mt that the accident occurred in Triq il-Qbajjar at around 7.55pm.

The police could not confirm the man’s identity or condition, but informed sources told Newsbook.com.mt that he sustained life-threatening injuries.

On Saturday, in a statement the Police said that the man lost control over his bicycle and ended up hitting a wall.

He was given first aid onsite and then taken to Gozo General Hospital by ambulance. The man was later certified as suffering from serious injuries.

Magistrate Monica Vella is leading the inquiry.

The police are investigating the case.