Sotos Andreou, 54, from Livadhia in Larnaca was killed on Sunday night when his car hit a tree in Athienou village. The accident happened around 9pm.
Police said it appears Andreou lost control of the vehicle causing him to veer off the road and into the tree. Andreou was trapped in the wreckage and had to be freed by firemen. He had not been wearing a seat belt. He was taken to Larnaca general hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.