Elderly man grievously injured in Fgura hit-and-run

Arkivji

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 73-year-old man was grievously injured in a hit-and-run accident in Fgura.

The police were informed about the incident at around 7pm on Monday.

The elderly man from Tarxien was crossing on Hompesch road when he was hit by a vehicle which sped off.

A medical team was called on site and took the man to Mater Dei Hospital where it was later certified that he sustained grievous injuries.

A police investigation is ongoing.