Driver badly injured after crashing into tree in Siggiewi

A man has been rushed to hospital after a serious road accident in Siggiewi. Police said the 36-year-old from Mtarfa lost control at crashed into a tree. The accident happened on Għajn il-Kbira at around 7.45am on Friday. A police spokesman said: ‘The man was driving a Seat Ibiza when he lost control and crashed. […]

Maltese driver jailed after pedestrian’s death in horror crash

A Maltese motorist has been jailed for six months for causing the death of a pensioner in Msida. Joseph Piscopo, 36, from Floriana was also banned from the roads for five years. The court in Valletta heard how he was driving his BMW on Marina Street in Msida when he struck 79-year-old Salvatore Attard. The […]

Maltese woman seriously injured in Coast Road crash

Malta Police have launched an investigation after a woman was seriously injured in a car crash on the Coast Road. The accident happened at about 11.30pm on Sunday night. The 22-year-old driver from Mġarr is said to have lost control of her Volkswagen Polo and crashed into a barrier. She was rushed to hospital by […]

Nine people hurt in horror road accident in Gozo

Road safety campaigners have called for ‘drastic’ action after nine people were seriously hurt in a horror smash in Gozo. The head-on accident happened on Mgarr Road in Ghajnsielem in the early hours of Friday morning. The town’s mayor called for speed cameras to be installed on the road, which links Victoria to the ferry […]

Tributes to girl, 10, killed in Manikata car crash

Tributes have been paid to a schoolgirl from Mtarfa who died after a crash on a narrow country road. Elisa Buhagiar, 10, was a passenger in her father’s Toyota Aygo when it hit a wall and rolled onto its roof. Friends and teachers at St Joseph’s School in Blata l-Bajda, where Elisa was a pupil, […]

Mum and daughter dead after horror crash near Mosta

A mother and daughter have died after a horror road accident on the outskirts of Mosta. They were named as Grazziella Mallia and her daughter Fallon, both from Zabbar. Seven other people were injured in the crash near the Buqana roundabout which leads to Mgarr. Malta Police said two cars collided at about 9pm on […]

Tributes paid to young woman killed in Marsa crash

Tributes have been paid to a ‘lovely and sociable’ woman who died in a horror road accident in Marsa. Laura Paffenholz, 23, died when she was hit by a lorry near the Addolorata Cemetery at around 10.45pm on Saturday night. She had been riding pillion on the back of her Maltese boyfriend’s motorbike when it […]

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 […]

Duke of Edinburgh ‘shocked’ after crash that flipped his car

A barrister has told how he pulled the ‘very shocked’ Duke of Edinburgh from his Land Rover after it overturned in a crash. Prince Philip, 97, walked away unharmed from the collision between his car and a Kia on Thursday. But witness Roy Warne, 75, said the royal was left ‘very shocked and shaken’ following the smash near […]

WATCH: Dramatic moment car overturns in Marsa

Dramatic footage has gone viral, showing the moment a car overturned in Marsa. No-one was hurt in the accident, which happened at around 8.45am on Thursday morning. The video showed a young driver emerging from the car unscathed. The Volkswagen slammed into a wall as it tried to overtake a number of cars heading up […]

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 […]