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Five On Bus Stop Rushed To Hospital After Being Hit By A Car

Five people were taken to Mater Dei Hospital, with one of them in critical condition after  after being hit by a car while waiting at a bus stop on Wednesday morning.

According to the police, the accident took place at Triq it-Tempesta in Qrendi at about 8:45 a.m.

 

 

Preliminary findings confirmed that a Mercedes Benz driven by a 44-year-old Qrendi resident lost control and collided with a Toyota Vitz that was parked. The Vitz then shifted after collision and hit a bus stop where four persons were standing in line.

 

 

 

One of the four, a 62-year-old lady from Qrendi, was identified as having injuries that were potentially fatal. The conditions of the other three, a 66-year-old lady, a 68-year-old woman, and an 88-year-old male, who were all hospitalized, are still yet to be confirmed.

 

 

The Mercedes driver was amongst those hospitalised, however, his condition is also still pending.

More information to follow.