A 21-year-old man from Astromeritis was killed on Friday night in a car accident, a police report said on Saturday.
The accident took place shortly before 9pm Friday in the Astromeritis to Troodos road, when 21-year-old Pantelis Dimou lost control of the car he was driving, crashing into a cement wall and overturning.
Dimou was trapped in the wrecked car and had to be freed by the Fire Service.
He was taken to the Nicosia general hospital, where attending doctors pronounced him dead on arrival.
Morphou traffic police continue to investigate.