One man was killed and six more were injured in a road accident near the Archangelos roundabout in Nicosia on Thursday. According to the fire service, a large city bus went into oncoming traffic, collided successively with five vehicles and came to a halt on the concrete divider. The accident occurred at around 1.50pm, police […]
A Moldovan permanent resident of Cyprus has died after being hit by a car as she was trying to cross the Astromeritis to Troodos road on Saturday night.
According to the police, the accident happened at around 9pm on Saturday as 69-year-old Raisa Resetco was attempting to cross the street.
The police said the car was driven by a 90-year-old man whose wife was also travelling in the car. Resetco was rushed to Nicosia General Hospital where doctors pronounced her dead.
The car’s driver was tested for alcohol consumption and was found with no traces in his blood. He was taken into custody as the exact circumstances of the accident are investigated.
The 20-year-old driver of a car involved in an accident that injured him and a passenger, had 62 microgrammes of alcohol in his system, police said. The legal limit is 22. The 20-year-old Russian national, along with a compatriot, 28, both living in Limassol, were slightly injured when the driver apparently lost control of the […]
A pensioner is in critical condition after the motorcycle he was traveling on collided with a car in the village of Ormidhia in Larnaca.
Source: Larnaca motorcyclist critical after crash – InCyprus
CYPRUS topped the charts for the biggest increase in the number of road deaths in the EU in 2015 according to the 10th Road Safety PIN survey which was published by the European Transport Safety Council. The survey shows that in 2015 a total of 57 fatal road accidents happened in Cyprus, 12 more […]
A 57-year-old woman was struck by a bus in Aradippou, killing her instantly as she was trying to cross on foot the Nicosia-Larnaca highway. An unconfirmed report suggested she had missed the bus and was trying to catch it.
Source: Woman in Aradippou dies after being hit by bus