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Senior citizen hit by car dies a month later

Husband succumbs to injuries one month after losing wife in same Limassol accident


A senior citizen died in Limassol on Tuesday, one month following an accident which resulted to his wife’s death and his hospitalization when the couple was struck together by an oncoming vehicle.

The couple, an 80-year-old woman and her 86-year-old husband, was struck on September 20 by an oncoming vehicle on Kolinakiou Avenue, near a supermarket.

Both victims were hospitalised in critical condition, with the woman succumbing to her injuries the following day, while the man remained in hospital until his death on Tuesday.

Police were still investigating the cause of the accident, when a vehicle driven by a 70-year-old British male and permanent resident of Cyprus struck the pedestrian couple in the early morning, around 6am.

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