2-year old Munxar boy seriously injured in traffic accident
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Police have said that a 2-year old boy has been transferred to Mater Dei Hospital from Gozo, after the injuries he received in a traffic accident yesterday worsened.
The accident yesterday afternoon at around 2.45pm in Xlendi Road, Munxar, when Police said that a 47 year old woman from Munxar, lost control of the Hyundai Accent car she was driving and crashed in to a light pole. The little boy was a passenger in the car.
An ambulance took them both to the Gozo General Hospital for further treatment, where the woman was certified as uninjured, and the boy was certified as suffering from “slight injuries.”
However, Police said that he was later taken to Mater Dei hospital by helicopter, where he was certified as suffering from serious injuries.
A Magisterial has been appointed into the case and Police investigations are still ongoing.
Photograph: Anthony Zammit