Tributes paid to Maltese teenager killed in bike crash

Tributes have flooded in for a Maltese teenager killed in a road accident in St Julian’s.

Denilson Briffa, 19, worked as a food delivery biker.

Malta Police told 89.7 Bay he died on Thursday night after crashing his motorcycle on Birkirkara Road.

The accident happened at around 11.30 pm as he was heading home after his shift.

Devastated friends took to Facebook to offer condolences to his family.

One said: ‘I’m shocked beyond belief.’

Another added: ‘Gone too soon. I cannot believe this terrible news. You were always with a smile.’

A relative wrote: ‘RIP, you were such a lovely guy. Always speaking away to everyone. You’ll be missed by all.’

Police said officers were working to establish the cause of the accident.

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