Construction site accident leaves man grievously injured

He was injured when a large rock fell on him

(File Photo)
(File Photo)

A 53-year-old man was left grievously injured this afternoon when a large rock fell on him while he was at a construction site.

According to the police, the incident happened at 3:50pm in Trejqet il-Bajja in St Julian’s.

Members of the Civil Protection Department as well as a medical team were on site to assist the man, who resides in Haz-Zebbug.

He was taken to Mater Dei Hospital for treatment and was certified as having sustained grievous injuries.

A magisterial inquiry has been opened, while investigations are still ongoing.

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