Elderly woman dies after being hit by car in Gozo

A woman has died after she was hit by a car in Gozo. Police said the accident happened in Hamrija Street in Xewkija at 6.30am on Wednesday morning. The 78-year-old woman was hit by a car driven by a 25-year-old woman, also from Xewkija. She was rushed to Gozo General Hospital where she passed away […]

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 […]

Malta Police quiz driver after cyclist dies in crash

Police have questioned a car driver over the death of a cyclist on Malta’s busiest road. Zoran Pavlovic, 53, died in hospital after he was hit by a Toyota Vitz on the Regional Road. Police told 89.7 Bay the car was being driven by a 35-year-old Libyan man who lives in Msida. The crash happened […]

Survivor speaks for first time since Malta bus crash

A survivor of the Malta bus crash has managed to speak for the first time since he almost died two weeks ago. Simon Morrison was seriously injured after an open-top double-decker smashed into a tree during a sightseeing tour. Mr Morrison, from Aberdeenshire, was put in an induced coma at Mater Dei Hospital after the […]

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 […]

Survivor tells of shock after Malta tour bus crash

A survivor of the Malta tour bus crash has told how passengers screamed in panic when it hit a tree. Michael Henderson, who is on holiday in Malta from Aberdeen, said it ‘all happened in a split second’. He has been left partially deaf by the accident and suffered cracked ribs and head injuries. His […]

Bus passenger seriously hurt in St Julian’s crash

An investigation has been launched after a woman was seriously hurt in a collision between a bus and a car in St Julian’s. The injured passenger, 58, was rushed to Mater Dei Hospital following the crash on Wednesday afternoon. Malta Police said she was found to be suffering from ‘grievous injuries’. Officers were called to […]

Maltese biker killed in second Coast Road crash

A biker has died in yet another accident on Malta’s Coast Road. Daryl Aloisio, 36, from Fgura, was critically injured when he slammed into a crash barrier. He was rushed to hospital but died shortly afterwards. A Malta Police spokesman told 89.7 Bay: ‘The man died after he was admitted to Mater Dei Hospital following […]

Maltese model dies after horror car crash

A Maltese model has died after being involved in a horror car crash in Burmarrad. Christa Formosa, 23, from Iklin suffered serious head injuries in the accident on Saturday morning. Police said she lost control of her green Ford Ka, mounted the pavement and uprooted a tree before crashing into a street light. She was rushed […]

Support swells for family of dad who ‘loved Malta’

A fundraising appeal has been launched for the father-of-two killed during Carnival weekend in Malta. Dan Udrea, 38, tragically died when a tree crashed on top his car during stormy weather in Mriehel. The father-of-two and his wife Irina, 32, were heading to work on Notabile Road when the accident happened on Saturday morning. The […]

Calls to cut speed limit after Mosta horror crash

There have been calls for the speed limit to be reduced at one of Malta’s most notorious accident blackspots. Concerned Facebook users took to social media to demand action after eight people were seriously injured in a crash involving three cars in Mosta. A five-year-old boy was among those hurt, however police described his injuries […]

Two teenagers injured in horror Gozo car crash

Two teenagers have been rushed to hospital after a horror crash in Gozo. The accident happened at around 7pm on Wednesday night on Marsalforn Road in Zebbug. Police said a car driven by a 19-year-old man from Xagħra overturned and ended up on its roof. A 17-year-old girl from Għajnsielem, who was a passenger in […]