Motorcyclist killed in Mistra bridge collision

CMRU

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 46-year-old Mellieħa man was killed when he crashed into a car in Mistra this afternoon, the police said.

The collision took place on the Mistra bridge at Triq it-Telgħa ta’ Selmun, the main road leading to Mellieħa, at around 2:40pm.

An ambulance was sent on site immediately, but the man was certified dead on site. The car’s driver, a 49-year-old Lithuanian woman who lives in St Paul’s Bay, was hospitalised with shock.

Magistrate Neville Camilleri is leading an inquiry.

The incident happened at around 3pm.