A young university student has died after losing control of his car in Dogankoy in the early hours of Monday morning. Furkan Kılıç (21) a student at Girne American University lost control of his car which veered off the road and struck a boulder. The car ploughed into an olive grove, hitting a tree. His passenger Mertcan Zaimoğlu (22) was seriously injured.
According to a police statement, both men were taken to Nicosia State hospital. Furkan was placed in intensive care but died at 04.45. His passenger Mertcan remains in hospital for treatment.
This is the 11th fatal road traffic accident to occur this year.
Kibris Genc TV