An elderly woman has died after being hit by a car as she was attempting to cross a Limassol street and an elderly man left fighting for his life after also being hit by a different car close by.
Source: Elderly pedestrian killed in Limassol – InCyprus
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. […]
Source: Two women killed in separate road incidents (updated) – Cyprus Mail Cyprus Mail
A 17-year-old boy from Paralimni who has been in critical condition in the intensive care unit of the Nicosia General Hospital since his motorcycle was hit by a car on Friday night, has died, the Cyprus News Agency reported on Sunday. The teen died around noon. The accident occurred at around 8.30pm in Paralimni on […]
Source: Teen injured in motorcycle crash dies – Cyprus Mail
While Cyprus has managed to decrease the number of road deaths by 5% since 2010, it currently trails many other EU states in effectively tackling traffic fatalities.
Source: Cyprus lags in road safety – InCyprus
Every time I pick up a Turkish Cypriot newspaper, I can’t help but stare at the pictures of the traffic accidents which blight our roads every day. Cars smashed to resemble accordions, headlines screaming of injuries and fatalities, pictures of families in tears at the loss of loved ones…
Source: It wasn’t my fault, officer, it was my selfie! – InCyprus
Police figures have shown that half the people to have died in road fatalities this year were riding on a motorcycle.
Source: Motorcyclists at risk on Cyprus’ roads – InCyprus
A man has died after apparently losing control of his motorcycle on the Kolossi to Akrotiri road.
Source: Motorcyclist killed on Kolossi-Akrotiri road – InCyprus
CYPRUS had the highest increase in road deaths among all EU countries between 2014 and 2015, a 27 per cent rise, according to a report published by the European Commission. A total of 66 people died on Cyprus roads last year compared with 52 in 2014 and 73 in 2010. Finland was second with a […]
Source: Road deaths in Cyprus up 27% last year – Cyprus Mail Cyprus Mail
One man has died and another left fighting for his life after their motorcycle and car collided.
Source: Motorbike-car collision leaves one dead, one critical
A 22-year-old man died early on Friday in a car crash in the Nicosia district village of Ayia Varvara, police said. Christos Peppos, from Pera Horio, died after his car veered off course and crashed into an electricity pole before coming to a halt on a concrete pillar. The 22-year-old was rushed to hospital where […]
Source: Man killed in car crash – Cyprus Mail