A 35-year-old woman was fined for driving almost double the speed limit while her child was in the car without a seatbelt and not in a proper baby seat, police said on Friday. She had been caught a day earlier on the Zygi to Maroni road driving at 120km/h rather than the legally permitted 65 […]
State coffers have swelled by €1.3 million since 2009 from revenue generated by the online auctioning of number plates announced the Department of Road Transport.
Source: Numberplate auctions swell state coffers – InCyprus
The Public Works Department has announced that part of popular Stasinou Avenue in Nicosia will be temporarily closed off on May 5.
Source: Stasinou Avenue in temporary closure – InCyprus
The Fire Service has rescued a woman and her young child from a Limassol district cliff side after their car veered off the road and fell 50 metres.
Source: Mother and child rescued from cliff-plunge car – InCyprus
Two teenagers are being treated in hospital after the car they were traveling in overturned in the Paphos village of Geroskippou.
Source: Teenagers hurt in Paphos crash – InCyprus
In the 24 hour period from the 23rd and 24th April, checks carried out all over Cyprus revealed 662 traffic offences, 518 were for speeding.
Also there were 717 alcohol tests given with 51 that were positive, resulting in charges of driving under the influence of alcohol.
An 83-year-old British permanent resident of Ayia Anna, Larnaca, was admitted to Larnaca General hospital in serious condition on Friday night after being hit by a car driven by a 26-year-old woman while he was crossing the street. According to a police report, shortly before 8pm on Friday the 26-year-old from Nicosia hit and injured […]
A consultation period is underway on a bill amending regulations for driving licences for young drivers as well as the elderly. The draft bill provides for granting a learner’s licence at 17, minimum hours of compulsory training for candidate drivers by instructors, as well as annual medical tests for drivers over 75, in order to […]
A woman died on Friday after slamming into an electricity pole with her car, which caught fire, police said. The accident happened on the road the Fasoula to Limassol road at around 10am. Reports said a passerby tried to help the woman who was trying to rescue her dog, which was also in the vehicle. […]
Ruling DISY MP Andreas Themistocleous pleaded not guilty on Friday to six charges relating to traffic violations, as prosecutors requested a speedy trial. Themistocleous’ parliamentary immunity had been lifted so that he could face charges in connection with driving over the speed limit on April 4, 2015 at a speed of 172 km/h– 72km over […]