Man grievously injured after falling height of 1-storey

An elderly man was grievously injured after falling from a one-storey height when working in a field at Ħaż-Żebbuġ.

A police statement confirmed that the incident occured at 7.15am at Tal-Ħlas. According to the police investigation, the 66-year-old, a Ħaż-Żebbuġ resident lost his balance while working at the field and fell onto hard stone.

An ambulance and members of the Civil Protection were called on site.