Tragedy as man is found dead in Mellieha

A man has died after falling off a wall in Mellieha. He was discovered slumped on the ground in Triq il-Wied ta’ Ruman off the main Marfa Road. Malta Police said officers were alerted at around 10pm on Sunday night. Paramedics rushed to the scene but despite their efforts the man was certified dead. Police […]

Worker dies after electric shock horror in Attard

A man has died after suffering a massive electric shock while working in Attard. Martin Kalincev, 28, from Msida was employed with a contractor with a Maltese telecommunications company. Police said the emergency services were alerted at around 9.30am on Thursday morning. He was rushed to hospital where he sadly died 90 minutes. An eyewitness […]

Heartbreak as baby falls to her death in Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq

Neighbours have spoken of their ‘complete shock’ after the tragic death of a toddler at her home in Malta. The 16-month-old girl plunged from the landing of a fourth-storey flat in Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq on Tuesday afternoon. Police said the infant fell down the main stairwell of an apartment block in Lampara Street. Her devastated parents, who […]

Heartbreaking tributes for Malta fireworks victim

Emotional tributes have poured in for a man described as ‘Malta’s king of fireworks’. Colin Muscat, 36, from Mosta, died in hospital after a major explosion at a fireworks factory near Salini on Saturday afternoon. He suffered burns to 90 per cent of his body after a fire erupted, destroying the building he was working […]

Heartbreaking tributes for woman killed in Mgarr

Emotional tributes have been paid to a Maltese woman ‘with a beautiful smile’ who died in a freak road accident. Jess Micallef, 22, was killed when she opened the door of a moving car and ‘jumped out’. Her devastated friends and family paid their respects on social media. One posted on Facebook: ‘Jess, we love […]