Updated: Man in critical condition after being run over in Cospicua

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A man is in critical condition after being run over in Cospicua. The incident occurred at Saint Theresa Road, at around 6.00am.

Preliminary Police investigations showed that a 79 year old man from Birgu was hit by a 37 year old man from Kalkara driving a Ford Escort car.

The victim was taken to Mater Dei Hospital where he was later certified as being in critical condition.

An inquiry was appointed by Magistrate A. Demicoli, who assigned several experts to help with the case.

Police investigations are ongoing.