A young man lost his life when his motorcycle veered out of control at around 1.40 am on Sunday on the Ayia Napa–Protaras road.
He was later identified as Stavros Pashto, 21, from Nicosia.
According to police, the rider of the large motorcycle was not wearing a helmet at the time. When on route on the twisting road he lost control at a right turn and was thrown into a field and landed forcefully several metres away.
An ambulance transported him to the Larnaca General Hospital where a post mortem will be conducted to determine the exact causes of death.