Updated: Woman riding pillion dies after motorcycle accident

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A woman has lost her life after a traffic accident in Mellieħa.

The accident took place on Sunday at 4.20pm in Triq il-Marfa, when a coach driven by a 40-year-old man from Birkirkara collided with a motorcycle driven by a 52-year-old man from Rabat.

A Police spokesperson confirmed that the woman, a 63-year-old Gżira resident, admitted to hospital was riding pillion.