An eight-month-old baby has died following a car crash near Nicosia, police said on Friday.
The baby girl was in a car driven by her mother, 32, which slammed into a retaining wall and the guard rails on the Kokkinotrimithia to Nicosia motorway at 6.20pm on Thursday.
She was rushed to Nicosia general hospital where she underwent surgery. The baby was later transferred to Makarios children’s hospital where she died at 2.15am on Friday.
Police said they were investigating the circumstances of the tragic accident.