A 19-YEAR-OLD conscript was in critical condition yesterday after he sustained head injuries in a car crash in Dhekelia, Larnaca.
Three other soldiers travelling in the car were also hurt, police said.
The accident happened at around 3 am on the Dhekelia to Protaras road.
At some point near Xylophagou, the driver apparently lost control of the vehicle, crashed into the guard rail and ended up in a ditch.
The four were rushed to Paralimni hospital but due to the seriousness of his condition, the 19-year-old was transferred to Nicosia general hospital.
One was kept for observation while the other two were treated and released.Read More