Biker injured in crash at Gozo’s worst accident blackspot

A biker has been rushed to hospital after a crash at Gozo’s worst accident blackspot. The smash happened on Mgarr Road in Ghajnsielem at 12.45pm on New Year’s Day. Police said the 57-year-old motorcyclist from Munxar ‘was grievously injured’ in the collision with a car driven by a 20-year-old from Sannat. The biker was taken […]

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 […]

Emergency work to repair yet another Gozo road

Gozo Minister Justyne Caruana has ordered emergency work to repair two roads in danger of collapsing. Shocking photos shared on social media show large cracks have appeared in Kenuna Street in Nadur, near the Kenuna Tower. The photos were posted on the It-Toroq f’Ghawdex Facebook page, with many residents calling for urgent repairs before the road […]

Police hunt hit-and-run driver after crash in Fgura

Malta Police are hunting for a hit-and-run driver after a road accident in Fgura. A 73-year-old man was rushed to hospital on Monday evening after being hit by a car. The car driver fled the scene of the accident in Hompesch Road. The elderly pedestrian was rushed to hospital by ambulance, were he was found […]

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 […]

Passenger hurt as two buses crash in St Julian’s

A passenger has been taken to hospital after two buses crashed in St Julian’s. The collision happened in Censu Tabone Street at around 5.45am on Wednesday morning. Police said the 32 year old man from Macedonia, who lives in St Julian’s, was on one of the buses when the accident happened. He was taken to […]

‘Inspiring’ mother dies six days after Gozo horror crash

Emotional tributes have been paid to a mother who has died six days after suffering serious injuries in a road accident in Gozo. Ivy Evison, 41, from Swieqi was described as ‘beautiful’, ‘inspiring’ and ‘amazing’ by heartbroken friends following news of her tragic death. She was a passenger in a jeep that was involved in […]

Two injured in latest horror crash on Gozo’s killer road

Two people have been rushed to hospital after a serious road accident in Gozo. The crash happened at around 3.45pm on Thursday on Mgarr Road in Ghajnsielem. It’s the fourth major collision on the road in two weeks. The accident involved four cars and a motorbike. The motorcyclist, 59, from Xaghra, is said to be suffering […]

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 […]

Young motorists may be banned from night driving

Young drivers could be banned from driving at night under new plans to boost road safety. The proposal for novice drivers is being considered by ministers in England, after figures showed around a fifth are involved in an accident during their first year behind the wheel. The scheme could feature a series of restrictions, such […]

Driver arrested over ‘hit and run’ crash in Luqa

A man has been arrested following a ‘hit and run’ crash in Luqa. Police arrested the driver, 25, from Msida, around half an hour after the accident. Malta Police said they were alerted after a 27-year-old man from Santa Venera was run over by a VW Golf. He was taken to hospital suffering from serious […]

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 […]

Tributes paid to Gozo biker killed in horror crash

Tributes have been paid to a young dad killed in a motorcycle crash in Birkirkara on Saturday. Mark Bishop has been named as the man who passed away after the horror accident at around 4am. Police say the 41-year-old from Gozo was travelling along Valley Road when his motorcycle lost control and struck a parked […]

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 […]

Tourist seriously injured in Gozo quad bike crash

A tourist has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries following a road accident in Gozo. Police said they were called to the crash scene in Ghajnsielem on Monday afternoon. The accident happened at around 3pm in Borg Gharib Street, the main road between Xewkija and Qala. A police spokesman told 89.7 Bay: ‘Preliminary investigations […]

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 […]