A 68-year-old woman’s residence caught fire in Marsascala.
A police spokesperson confirmed that the accident took place just before 7pm, in an apartment in Triq Bologna in Marsascala.
However, the 68-year-old she was not admitted to hospital as she did not suffer any injuries. The woman was given medical assistance with an ambulance because she inhaled smoke.
An official from the Civil Protection Department controlled the fires.
During the day several places around Malta and Gozo caught fire. At least 7 fields in different localities caught fire during the day.