Cyprus Mail

Fire service rescues three trapped in car that went over five-metre cliff

The fire service on Tuesday rescued three people trapped after the vehicle they were in went off a cliff in Saranti village in the Nicosia district.

According to the fire service, they were alerted at around noon that three people had been trapped in a double-cabin pickup truck after it fell in a five-metre ditch in Saranti village.

A fourth person, the driver, managed to throw himself from the vehicle before it went off the cliff.

The other three people were freed from the car by the fire service and were taken to the Nicosia general hospital as a precaution. None was seriously injured.

Related Posts

Coronavirus: One death, 492 people test positive on Wednesday (Updated)

Antigoni Pitta

Coronavirus: Parents protest against measures at schools (video) (updated)

Evie Andreou

Cyprus, Greece and Jordan agree to hold military exercises

Staff Reporter

Anastasiades: Claims in Pandora Papers unfounded and misleading

George Psyllides

Fishermen help rescue endangered turtle

Anna Savva

Cyprus-China relations upgraded to strategic partnership

CM Guest Columnist