A pedestrian trying to cross the coastal Avenue Tombs of the Kings in Paphos on Thursday at 20:30 was dragged by a car driven by a 77-year-old man resulting in serious injuries.
Police said the pedestrian was dragged by the vehicle while trying to cross a pedestrian crossing.
He was transported by ambulance to the A&E Department of Paphos General Hospital and due to the seriousness of his condition he underwent surgery.
His condition is described as critical.
The 77-year-old driver was arrested and remanded in custody pending investigations.