A 24-year-old man from Nicosia has been hospitalised in critical condition after he lost control of the quad bike he was riding on Monday afternoon in the Strovolos area of Nicosia.
The accident took place o Iosif Hadjiosif Avenue. The biker was thrown from the vehicle after it hit a pavement. He was rushed to Nicosia General Hospital where he is currently in critical condition. Police are investigating the circumstances of the accident.
There have been a number of deaths on the island in recent years as a result of quad bike accidents and their increasing popularity.