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Police clock teen driving at 140kph in a 50kph residential area – Cyprus Mail

Police said on Sunday it was a miracle that no one was killed in Larnaca on Saturday night when officers caught a 19-year-old speeding at 140kph in a residential zone where the limit was 50kph. At around 9.45pm, they said, when there were crowds of people out and about due to the Kataklysmos weekend events, […]

Source: Police clock teen driving at 140kph in a 50kph residential area – Cyprus Mail

Man critical after being hit crossing the road – Cyprus Mail

An elderly man from Nicosia remains in critical condition after being hit by a car on Sunday afternoon. The accident happened in Demosthenis Severis Avenue at 6.15pm when the 88-year-old, man who was crossing the street, was hit by a car driven by a 37-year-old man. The injured man was rushed to Nicosia general hospital […]

Source: Man critical after being hit crossing the road – Cyprus Mail

Remand for man involved in crash that killed three people – Cyprus Mail

The 25-year-old driver of a pick-up truck which crashed head on with another pick-up on Saturday in the Polemidhia area of Limassol, killing three people, was remanded by the court on Sunday for five days. The crash killed Andreas Yiasemi and Demetris Savva, both 32, as well as Panayiotis Stefanou, 23. Police said they established […]

Source: Remand for man involved in crash that killed three people – Cyprus Mail

Road-death taxi driver had suffered heart attack at the wheel – Cyprus Mail

A taxi driver aged 64, who was killed on an airport run on Saturday when he crashed on the Nicosia-Larnaca highway had suffered a heart attack at the wheel, a post mortem on Sunday revealed. Around 7am on Saturday, Demetris Christoforou from Lakatamia in Nicosia, had been driving a woman customer, 22, the taxi veered […]

Source: Road-death taxi driver had suffered heart attack at the wheel – Cyprus Mail

Fantasy taxi driver a sign of a deeper malaise – Cyprus Mail

In a strange new twist, a man arrested last month for pretending to be a taxi driver has called the head of the road transport department posing as the chief of police in an attempt to get his licence back. The 38-year-old man was arrested in Limassol in April in connection with extortion and theft […]

Source: Fantasy taxi driver a sign of a deeper malaise – Cyprus Mail