Tag: Civil Protection Department

18-year-old in critical condition following Gozo quad bike accident

An 18-year-old young woman is in critical condition after a quadbike traffic accident. The accident happened in Xwejni Road, Żebbuġ, Gozo, at 6 pm yesterday.

Campers to be charged as extensive fire breaks out at l-Aħrax

Three campers are set to be arraigned over their apparent responsibility for an extensive grass fire which destroyed several trees at l-Aħrax tal-Mellieħa early on Sunday.

Photos: Burnt oil dumped in Gozo pond

Burnt oil was thrown in a pond at Għadira ta' San Raflu which is found at the limits of Ta' Kerċem, the locality's council has reported on Saturday.

13 people fined during police patrols

Thirteen people were fined €100 each during the patrols that the Police are doing in order to ensure that there are no groups of more than 3 people in public places.

‘It was a minor incident’ – Fortina Investments

In a statement, Fortina Investment explained that the "incident was restricted to the bursting of an ‘elbow’ connected to the cement crane distributor, which emitted a loud noise".

Woman, 40, dies after car falls off cliff in Birguma

A car has crashed off a cliff in Għargħur. The accident happened at 8:15 on Friday morning. A medical team, members of the Civil Protection and Police are on site.

“We failed her… We killed her”

"When the digging noise starts again...and it's the last thing you want to hear! Just protect your loved ones. We failed her...we killed her," the victim's niece wrote on Facebook.

Driver grievously injured in Qormi traffic accident

The vehicle flipped over after hitting a traffic island, ending up on its roof. The 19-year-old female driver of Qormi was grievously injured. Three other passengers a man, 26, of Żebbuġ, woman, 35, of Qormi and a 19-year-old man of Qormi.

Cyclist seriously injured after he fell in Delimara

A police spokesperson told Newsbook.com.mt that the incident happened around 9.30am on Sunday.

Car catches fire in Ħamrun

A car caught fire in Ħamrun last night, which then eventually spread onto another car in the vicinity