This Maltese motorist is having a worse day than you

A driver is lucky not to have caused an explosion after driving away from a petrol station in Malta with the nozzle still in his fuel tank. The motorist, who has not been named, had forgotten to remove the hose before driving off, knocking over the fuel dispenser. Shocking footage of the acccident in St […]

Tragedy as man is found dead off Manoel Island

A man has died after he was spotted unconscious in the sea off Manoel Island in Gzira. Police told 89.7 Bay the victim was 26 and from India. He had been swimming and diving in the area. Police were alerted to the scene at around 2.30pm on Sunday afternoon. The Armed Forces of Malta carried […]

Man dies after falling seven storeys in Gzira

A man has died after falling the height of seven storeys from a balcony in Gzira. Malta Police said they were alerted at around 3am on Friday morning in Sir Hildebrand Oakes Street. The victim, 24, from the Netherlands, was pronounced dead at the scene. An investigation into the death is underway.      

Comedian Kevin Hart injured in car crash near Malibu

Actor and comedian Kevin Hart has been injured in a car crash in California. A California Highway Patrol collision report says Hart, 40, was a passenger in a 1970 Plymouth Barracuda that went off Mulholland Highway and rolled down an embankment in the hills above Malibu on Sunday. The report says Hart and the driver, […]

Worker dies after electric shock horror in Attard

A man has died after suffering a massive electric shock while working in Attard. Martin Kalincev, 28, from Msida was employed with a contractor with a Maltese telecommunications company. Police said the emergency services were alerted at around 9.30am on Thursday morning. He was rushed to hospital where he sadly died 90 minutes. An eyewitness […]

Boat crash off Maltese coast leaves two in hospital

A man from Swieqi is in a critical condition after two boats collided near St Paul’s Island. Malta Police told 89.7 Bay the 58-year-old was on a dinghy with his wife when the vessel collided with a cabin cruiser. The woman passenger was taken to hospital and treated for minor injuries. The driver of the […]

Three children and two adults injured in Mosta crash

Three children and two adults have been treated in hospital after a head-on crash in Mosta. Malta Police said the accident happened on the outskirts of the town on Zejfa Road at around 7.10pm on Sunday evening. A police spokesman said: ‘The collision involved a Toyota Rav 4 that was being driven by a 33-year-old […]

Eleven die as skydiving plane crashes in Hawaii

Eleven people on board a twin-engine aircraft used for a skydiving jump have died in a crash in Hawaii. There were no survivors in the crash of the King Air plane on Oahu’s North Shore, the Hawaii Department of Transport said. The crash occurred near the small Dillingham Airfield, an airport on the North Shore. […]

Seven dead after tourist boat sinks in Budapest

At least seven tourists have died after a pleasure boat capsized on the River Danube in Budapest. Another 19 people – all of them South Korean holidaymakers – are missing after the tragic accident in the centre of the Hungarian capital city. An ambulance spokesman said that 14 people were pulled from the water. In […]

WATCH: Lamborghini wrecked after crashing into wall

This is the shocking moment a €230,000 Lamborghini was wrecked after crashing into a wall. The grey Lamborghini Huracan Performante skidded out of control during a demonstration on Sunday in London. The luxury supercar has a top speed of more than 200mph. Video footage showed the driver revving the engine and then accelerating away. But […]

Watch: Shocking video captures horror crash in Gzira

This is the terrifying moment a classic car crashed in front of shocked holidaymakers in Gzira. Dramatic footage caught on CCTV shows a 1970s Jensen-Healey heading at speed along The Strand before spinning out of control and slamming into two parked cars in a burst of dust and smoke. Eyewitnesses said it was lucky the accident didn’t […]

WATCH: Car is sent flying at busy Malta road junction

This is the dramatic moment a car is sent flying after a collision at one of Malta’s busiest road junctions. The footage shows a red Peugeot rolling onto its side at the crossroads near the Addolorata Cemetery. The driver of the Peugeot, which collided with a BMW after one of the cars went through a red […]

Maltese biker dies five days after horror road crash

A Maltese biker has died in hospital after being seriously hurt in a horror road smash. Mark Vassallo, 53, passed away five days after a collision between his motorcycle and two cars on Marina Street in Msida. He was pronounced dead on Monday, after nearly a week in intensive care at Mater Dei Hospital. Mr […]

Pregnant mum loses baby in Naxxar horror crash

A pregnant woman has tragically lost her baby following a crash at one of Malta’s worst accident blackspots. The mum-to-be, 27, was among six people rushed to hospital after a car and a lorry collided on a notorious bend on Margaret Murray Street in Naxxar. Doctors at Mater Dei Hospital said she lost the baby she […]

Emotional tributes to Maltese biker killed in crash

The leader singer of Maltese band Winter Moods has led a flood of emotional tributes to a motorcyclist killed in a horrific road accident. Ivan Grech revealed his shock at the tragic death of one of his closest friends. Boris Cini, 43, from Balzan, died when his motorcycle crashed into a wall in the Tal-Qroqq […]

Maltese hero policeman reveals extent of injuries

A Malta Police traffic officer who almost died in an alleged hit-and-run incident has revealed the extent of his injuries. Hero PC Simon Schembri from Paola spent three weeks fighting for his life at Mater Dei Hospital after being knocked down by a car in Luqa. His lower right arm had to be amputated and […]