Girl, 2, grievously injured after being hit by car in Santa Venera

Miguela Xuereb

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 2-year-old girl sustained grievous injuries after she was hit by a car in Santa Venera on Thursday.

A police spokesperson told this newsroom that the incident happened on Triq il-Kbira San Ġużepp at 4.30pm.

The police confirmed that the girl was rushed to hospital.

The district police who arrived immediately on the scene found that the 2-year-old girl was hit by a car which was being driven by a 29-year-old man of Pembroke.

The police are investigating the case.