Elderly woman seriously injured in Gozo car crash

A police investigation has been launched after an elderly woman was seriously injured in a car crash in Gozo.

Emergency services were called to Nadur just before 4pm on Monday afternoon after two cars collided on the Victoria Road – one of the worst accident blackspots in Gozo.

Fire crews were called to free the 81-year-old woman from the car and paramedics treated her at the scene.

Police said the accident happened when the driver, a 46-year-old woman from Sannat, lost control of her Seat Ibiza and crashed into a tree.

The elderly woman from Sannat and a 54-year-old woman from Nadur were passengers in the car.

All three woman were taken to Gozo General Hospital.

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