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Young motorcyclist in critical condition after traffic accident

A 26-year-old from the Famagusta district was critically injured on Tuesday following a traffic accident on the Larnaca-Nicosia highway and is being treated at the Nicosia Hospital ICU.

According to CNA, at around 13.50 yesterday the man’s motorcycle crashed under conditions being investigated into the car ahead.

Members of the Aradippou police station sped to the scene as did an ambulance that took the man to the Larnaca Hospital, where doctors found that he sustained multiple fractures and was bleeding internally.

The 26-year-old was then transferred to Nicosia Hospital due to the severity of his condition.

Aradippou police are investigating the conditions under which the accident happened.

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