A two-year-old boy is fighting for his life at Mater Dei hospital after falling from a height of about a storey and a half in Mellieħa this morning.
The unfortunate incident occurred at 10.30 a.m. at a residence located in Triq ir-Rattan when, for some reason the boy fell from a window in the residence.
Civil protection workers and a medical team from Mater Dei hospital were called to the scene to give the boy emergency care. He was later certified to have suffered serious injuries.
Duty Magistrate Dr Nadine Lia was informed of the case and appointed an inquiry while the Police are investigating the case.