Five, including 12-year-old boy, injured in Cospicua crash

Five people, including a 12-year-old boy, have been treated in hospital after a horror crash in Cospicua. The accident happened in Immaculate Conception Street in the town on Thursday night, police said. Police said the crash involved a Toyota Rav 4, driven by a 43-year-old woman from Paola, and a Toyota Vitz driven by a […]

‘We thought it was a bomb’: Shock after gas blast in Attard

Residents have been speaking of their shock after a gas explosion in a street in Attard. Neighbours in Znuber Street have told 89.7 Bay they thought a bomb had gone off when a gas cyclinder left on a porch suddenly exploded. Malta Police said they were alerted at around 10.45pm on Thursday night One resident, Janine, […]

Tragedy as man dies in head-on crash in Rabat

A man has died in the latest tragic accident on Malta’s roads. Police said the 73-year-old driver was killed in a head-on collision in Rabat on Wednesday morning. The accident happened at about 9.30am on Dingli Street in the town. The victim had been driving a Daihatsu Hi-Jet when it was in collision with a […]

Woman ‘seriously injured’ in road accident in Fgura

A woman has been rushed to hospital after a road accident in Fgura. The 55-year-old suferred serious injuries when she fell off a motorbike following a collision with a lorry on Zabbar Road. Police told 89.7 Bay that the accident happened at around 6.10am on Thursday morning. The motorcycle was driven by a 60-year-old man […]

Four injured in horror car crash in St Paul’s Bay

Four people have been rushed to hospital after a horror crash in St Paul’s Bay. Malta Police said the accident happened on Ghajn Tuffieha Road at about 3.20am on Thursday. Two cars were involved in the collision. The first car was a Volkswagen Polo was being driven by a 30-year-old man from North Macedonia, who […]

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 […]

Swimmers rescue ‘drowning’ tourist off Maltese coast

A tourist has been rushed to hospital after getting into difficulties in the sea off Malta. The French holidaymaker, 83, was trying to cool off from the 32°C heat when she was spotted in distress at a bay near Cirkewwa. She was rescued by fellow swimmers who called the emergency services. Police told 89.7 Bay they […]

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Sliema crash

Malta Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward following a serious road accident in Sliema. A motorcyclist was badly injured in the crash on Tower Road on Sunday night. Police said the man’s bike was in collision with a Ford Transit at around 10.15pm. A police spokesman told 89.7 Bay: ‘From preliminary investigations, the […]

Tragedy as four children die in horror house fire

Four children have died following a house fire in Staffordshire. Two adults and another child are being treated in hospital following the blaze in Sycamore Lane, in the Highfields area of Stafford. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening. Emergency services told 89.7 Bay they rushed to the scene at 2.40am on Tuesday morning. […]

Two dead after Maltese sightseeing bus hits tree

Two holidaymakers have died after a sightseeing bus crashed into a tree in Zurrieq. A Spanish woman and a Belgian man were killed after the open-top double decker was hit by low-lying branches. Malta’s health minister Chris Fearne confirmed around 50 other passengers, including 12 children, were injured in the accident on Valletta Road. MaltaToday […]