A man from Mellieha has been killed in a horror road accident.
Carmel Borg, 67, was hit by a Mercedes that was being driven by a 37-year-old man from Qormi.
He dead at the scene.
Malta Police said Mr Borg was run over at around 8.20pm on Saturday night while walking close to the entrance of Malta Airport.
An investigation has been launched.
Friends of Mr Borg paid emotional tributes to him on Facebook.
He was a popular member of the Imperial Band Club in Mellieha.
The club said in a statement: ‘The Imperial Band Club is in mourning for the tragic loss of Carmel Borg who passed away yesterday at the age of 67.
‘Charlie had been an active member of the Imperial Band Club and a Committee member for several years.
‘We send our deep condolensces to his wife Ann and her family, his father Joe, his brothers and sisters and their families, relatives and friends.’