Updated | Motorcyclist killed in Coast Road accident

Giulio Baldacchino, 44, named as man who lost control of motorcycle Sunday morning, died at the scene

Media reports have named the victim as Giulio Baldacchino, 44, from Mellieha (Source: Facebook)
Media reports have named the victim as Giulio Baldacchino, 44, from Mellieha (Source: Facebook)

A 44-year-old man from Mellieha has died Sunday morning, after he was involved in an accident on the Coast Road involving the motorcycle he was riding.

Media reports have indicated the victim was Giulio Baldacchino, who was originally from Sliema.

The police said the accident happened at around 7.45am, when, for some reason, the man lost control of his Suzuki GSX-R motorcycle.

A medical team was called to assist the victim, but he was unfortunately certified dead at the scene.

Duty magistrate Aaron Bugeja was informed of the case and has appointed a number of experts to assist him in an inquiry on the accident.

Police investigations are ongoing.

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