LESA Officers To Start Patrolling With Speed Guns

  In light of the significant increase in road accidents this year, LESA officers will begin patrolling the streets with speed guns.           This measure will be set in place to avoid speeding. The officers will focus on patrolling highly residential area in an attempt to reduce road accidents. Under the […]

Tributes paid to biker Mark Camilleri after Mellieha crash

Touching tributes have been paid to biker Mark Camilleri who died following a horror crash in Mellieha. The 46-year-old sustained serious injuries after a collision involving his motorcycle and a car on Mistra Bridge on Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Loved ones took to social media to pay respects to ‘one of life’s […]

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. […]

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 […]

Three injured as tour bus and taxi crash in St Paul’s Bay

Three people have been rushed to hospital after a collision between a taxi and a tourist bus in St Paul’s Bay. Malta Police told 89.7 Bay that the accident happened on the road between Xemxija and Ghajn Tuffieha near L-Imbordin at around 9.30am on Monday. A 62-year-old woman and a 70-year-old man from Mellieha were […]

Malta’s worst killer road to get a major safety upgrade

Malta’s most notorious accident blackspot is to get a massive €1.6 million upgrade. New safety measures have been promised for the killer crossroads linking High Ridge and Pembroke on St Andrew’s Road. The junction has been the scene of several fatal accidents and horror crashes over the years. Malta’s transport minister Ian Borg announced that the […]

Bus driver escapes unhurt after horror Floriana crash

A bus driver is lucky to be alive after a horror early-morning crash in Floriana. The bus, operated by Malta Public Transport, ended up slamming into a tree in the centre of St Anne Street as it headed towards Valletta. Fortunately, there no were no passengers on the bus at the time, despite earlier reports, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Thursdays are the worst for road accidents in Malta

Thursdays are the worst for road accidents in Malta, according to new research. The number of car crashes is the higher on a Thursday than any other day. The data emerged from road accident figures published by the National Statistics Office in Valletta on Tuesday. Six people lost their lives on Malta’s roads between April […]