Part of ceiling of Lapsi church collapses

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Part of the roof of the annex of the sacristy within Lapsi church collapsed. A man got injured and was taken to hospital.

A spokesman for the Police told that the accident took place at around 13:15. According to the Police, the victim is 34 years of age and resides in Swieqi.

A spokesman for Curia told that a worker was sweeping the roof in preparation for scheduled work on a membrane. At that point, a small part of the upper floor of the annex of the sacristy collapsed.

The police, ambulance and members of CPD came to the rescue.