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Speeding mum fined – Cyprus Mail

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 […]

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British pensioner in hospital after being knocked down as he crossed road – Cyprus Mail

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 […]

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Changes to driving regulations for learners’ and elderly – Cyprus Mail

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 […]

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Two women killed in separate road incidents (updated) – Cyprus Mail

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. […]

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Speeding MP pleads not guilty – Cyprus Mail

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 […]

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