Woman in critical condition after she was hit by a car in Luqa

A 38-year-old woman is in serious condition after she was run over in Luqa.

The police was asked to assist at around 12.30pm on Saturday, at Triq San Vincenz.

From the preliminary investigation it was found that the woman was hit by a car which was driven by a 47-year-old man from Siġġiewi.

The woman was rushed to Mater Dei Hospital where she was found to be in a serious condition.

Duty Magistrate Monica Vella was appointed to the magisterial inquiry and has appointed various experts to assist.

The Police is investigating.