Police said a man was hospitalized after a truck crashed into a service room on suspicion of medical problems. Malta independence..
The accident occurred at about 1:30 pm at the entrance of a local road tunnel leading to St. Julian’s Pace Building.
A police spokesperson told the newsroom that the Isuzu truck driver seemed to be suffering from the medical problems that caused him to crash.
The truck collided with a recently constructed service room as part of an infrastructure Malta tunnel repair project.
The man’s condition is still pending, but he was taken to Mater Dei Hospital for treatment.
In a brief statement on social media, Infrastructure Malta stated that damage to the service room cut off the lights in the tunnel. However, according to the agency, the new emergency lights installed during the rehab project turned on automatically.
Debris removal will begin within hours, officials said.
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2022-06-30/local-news/Man-hospitalised-after-suspected-medical-issue-causes-him-to-crash-truck-6736244113 A man hospitalized after a suspicious medical problem led to a truck crash