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Rain brings highway collisions

The first rainfall of the season on Friday saw three collisions along the Nicosia-Laranca highway, with police urging drivers to show extra care


The first rainfall of the season on Friday seems to have brought turmoil to Cyprus highways, with where three traffic accidents were recorded on Friday afternoon as a result of the downpour.

According to police information, two collisions took place at the Lympia-Alampra height of the highway, involving two drivers who lost control of their car. Both drivers suffered light injuries and transferred to a hospital for tests.

Another collision happened at the Athienou exit. A 58-year-old crashed his car into a car driven by an 80-year-old, with both drivers later transferred to hospital.

Police issued a call to drivers to be extra careful and to drive at low speeds.


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