Woman in critical condition after Swieqi traffic accident

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Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 76-year-old woman of Swieqi is fighting for her life after being involved in a traffic accident in Swieqi on Sunday.

The police said that the traffic accident happened on Triq Sant’Andrija at 9.30am.

The collision involved a Fiat 500 being driven by a 30-year-old woman of Żurrieq and a Toyota Vitz being driven by a 70-year-old man of Pietà.

A 31-year-old man of Swieqi was passenger in the first car while in the second car there were two female passengers – a 73-year-old of Xgħajra and a 76-year-old of Swieqi.

The two drivers and the passengers in the Toyota Vitz were rushed to hospital in an ambulance.

The elderly woman was seriously injured while the two drivers and the other passenger escaped with slight injuries.

Duty Magistrate Doreen Clarke is leading the inquiry.

The district police are investigating the case.