Man fighting for his life after crane partially collapses in Żabbar

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A 32-year-old man of Marsascala is fighting for his life after part of the structure of a crane fell on him in a construction site at Żabbar, on Thursday.

The incident happened on Triq ix-Xgħajra at 10.45am.

A police spokesperson told that the cement part came off and fell on the victim.

Officers from the Civil Protection Department assisted the man. He was rushed to hospital in an ambulance where he was certified to be suffering from serious injuries.

Duty Magistrate Ian Farrugia is leading the inquiry.

The police are investigating the case.