The Malta Independent 18 July 2019, Thursday

Updated (2): Worker grievously injured in St Julian’s construction site fall

Wednesday, 13 March 2019, 14:26 Last update: about 5 months ago

A Maltese construction worker was hospitalised earlier today after he fell from a height while working at a construction site in St Julian’s.

The accident took place near the Westin Dragonara Hotel, at around 1.15pm

The man, 63, from Safi, fell from a height of around eight courses (filati), the police said.

He was lifted out of the construction site on a stretcher by members of the Civil Protection Department.

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The man was taken to Mater Dei Hospital by ambulance.

The police later said his injuries were grievous.

Photo: Neil Camilleri 

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