Motorcycle accident in Gozo; woman seriously injured

A 35-year-old woman was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident in Xagħra at around 8.30am at Triq ta’ Mannar.

The car involved in the accident was being driven by a 25-year-old youth from Xagħra and the motorcycle was being driven by an English 47-year-old resident of Xagħra with the woman as a passenger.

The driver and passenger of the motorcycle were both taken to Mater Dei Hospital by ambulance. The driver was slightly injured.