Category Archives: Crashes

Serious traffic accident closes highway – Cyprus Mail

A 52-year-old woman was seriously injured on Tuesday after a car slammed into the rear of her vehicle on the Nicosia to Limassol highway near Chirokitia. The 63-year-old driver of the second vehicle was also taken to hospital after complaining of chest pains. The incident happened at 1.15pm, forcing the closure of the highway. The […]

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Children hit by cars in separate Paphos incidents – Cyprus Mail

A 20-month-old toddler was injured on Friday, after he was hit by a car in an apartment complex parking lot in Paphos, police announced. According to a police report, the boy escaped his mother’s attention while at the pool of the apartment complex and went to the parking lot, where he was hit by a […]

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Young man in serious condition after crash – Cyprus Mail

An 18-year-old man has been injured and is in serious condition after his motorbike collided with a car in Limassol on Tuesday afternoon. The accident happened at 4.30pm in Aristotelis Valaoritis street. The injured man, who was transferred to Limassol General Hospital, suffered a brain haemorrhage and a craniocerebral injury. Due to the severity of […]

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Man, 23, critical after quad bike collision – Cyprus Mail

A 23-year-old man was in criticial condition on Sunday at Nicosia General Hospital after a collision between two quad bikes on the Ayios Theodoros-Pentaschinos road in Larnaca. According to police, around 11pm on Saturday the 23-year-old from Ayios Theodoros collided with another quad bike being driven by a 37-year old from the same village who […]

Source: Man, 23, critical after quad bike collision – Cyprus Mail

Minister: multidimensional strategy aims to cut road accidents – Cyprus Mail

The justice ministry has a multidimensional strategy aimed at the prevention of traffic accidents, minister Ionas Nicolaou said on Saturday. Speaking at the launch of a campaign aimed at providing free training to new drivers of large motorbikes, Nicolaou said a study has also been commissioned on the implementation of a new communication strategy on […]

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Bulgarian man critical after road accident – Cyprus Mail

A 39-year-old Bulgarian man was in intensive care at Nicosia General hospital on Sunday after sustaining critical injuries in a car accident in the early hours. According to police, the resident of Xylofagou in the Famagusta district was driving on the road between his village and Avgorou with two compatriots aged 39 and 20 when […]

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