The Malta Independent 22 July 2019, Monday

Two Romanian workers grievously injured in dockyard fork lifter accident

Thursday, 27 June 2019, 14:41 Last update: about 25 days ago

Two Romanian dockyard men were grievously injured on Thursday at the dockyard in Cospicia in an accident involving a fork lifter.

The accident took place in Triq Ghajn Dwieli at around 9.30am, the police said.

A 48-year-old man was driving the fork lifter inside the dock when he hit another man. Both men and the fork lifter ended up in the sea, the police said.

The men were brought to shore by their colleagues. They were then taken to Mater Dei Hospital by ambulance.

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The police are investigating the case.

 

 

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