Man grievously injured in Birkirkara traffic accident

Police say that the man lost control of his motorcycle and hit another car

A 63-year old man living in Iklin had to be taken to Mater Dei Hospital after he was involved in a traffic accident in Birkirkara. 

Police were called for assistance on Triq Dun Karm at 2:10pm today.

According to a police statement, the man lost control of his Honda motorcycle and crashed into an Opel Corsa car, which was being driven by a 39-year-old woman from Naxxar. 

A first aid medical team accompanied the victim to hospital, where he was later certified to be suffering from grievous injuries. 

Police investigations are ongoing.