A road accident occurred shortly before 8pm on the Nicosia – Kokkinotrimithia motorway, close to the Kokkinotrimithia industrial area, Cybc reported on Wednesday night.

According to police sources, a child who was in one of the two cars that collided was trapped in the vehicle.

With the help of members of the Fire Service, the child was released from the vehicle and taken to hospital as a precaution.

Nicosia traffic police are conducting investigations at the scene to determine the circumstances under which the collision occurred.