A 48 year old driver involved in a road collision with two bikers in Larnaca last night is under arrest after he was found to be seven times over the legal limit. Both motorcyclists were injured and have been hospitalised.
Police said that at around 10.15 pm on Sunday night, a car driven by a 48 year Larnaca resident on the Kiti–Mazotos road collided with two motorbikes driven by a 32 year old and a 41 year old.
Both bikers were injured and taken to hospital. The 32 year old was admitted to hospital with broken ribs and head injuries while the 41 year old sustained fractures to the legs and ribs, underwent surgery and is in the ICU. His condition is described as very serious.
The driver of the car underwent an alco-test with a final reading of 152 mg% which is seven times the legal limit of 22 mg%. He was arrested for drunk driving.