The Malta Independent 27 May 2024, Monday
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20-year-old man passes away after weekend traffic crash

Monday, 7 March 2022, 17:05 Last update: about 3 years ago

A 20-year-old man who was involved in a traffic crash over the weekend has succumbed to his injuries and passed away.

The man has been identified as Robert Azzopardi, a football player.

The accident happened on Saturday at 6:45am in Bieb ir-Ruwa Street in Bahrija, where Azzopardi lost control of his car and crashed into a tree and overturned.

He was rushed to hospital with serious injuries, but police said on Monday evening that he had died.

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Magistrate Donatella Frendo Dimech is leading an inquiry.

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