Young man in critical condition after jumping off a boat


Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 24 year old Frenchman who allegedly tried to jump from a boat is suffering from severe injuries.

District Police were called on site at St George’s Bay in Saint Julian’s at about 6.00am. Preliminary investigations showed that a 24 year old Frenchman had allegedly tried to jump from a boat into the sea, when he hit his head with the same boat.

The man was taken to Mater Dei Hospital for medical assistance and was later certified as suffering from serious injuries.

Whist Police investigations are ongoing, a magisterial inquiry by Duty Magistrate Dr Y. Micallef Stafrace LLD was also appointed.