Tragic Construction Accident In Gżira: Young Syrian Worker Falls Five Storeys Down A Lift Shaft
A few weeks after a construction worker fell to his death in Sliema
A 26-year-old Syrian construction worker is reportedly fighting for his life after he fell five stories down a lift shaft in Gżira this morning.
Initial reports state the accident occurred at around 10am at a construction site in Triq il-Madonna tal-Ġebla. Details are scant at this stage but an ambulance, fire engine and several police cars are on site.
The incident comes only a few weeks after 26-year-old Akram Almshay died after falling seven storeys from a construction site in Sliema after his lifting rope snapped.