A construction worker was gravely hurt on Tuesday morning when he fell a one storey height in St Paul's Bay. 

The man, a 38-year-old Serbian national who lives in St Paul's Bay, was working at the site on Triq l-Imħar when he fell at around 11.20am.

An ambulance rushed him to Mater Dei Hospital, where he is receiving treatment. The police said they are investigating further.