A Sudanese man is in critical condition after he fell from a height of about one storey on a construction site.

A police spokesperson confirmed with Newsbook.com.mt that the incident happened at around 11.44 am in Sqaq il-Qenċ in Żebbuġ. The man fell from a fork lifter that had lifted him to the height that he fell from.

The construction site worker was taken to Mater Dei Hospital by ambulance.