A statement by the Police Press Officer said the following:
“In Famagusta, on Abant Street, a former social housing area, 62-year-old Ali Barışer, a resident of Famagusta, arrived at the Sincan Street road junction driving a saloon car at speed and without due care and crossed the intersection without stopping. He lost control of his steering. His vehicle struck the pavement and the concrete edging and was launched into the air, landing on a parked car”.
The police are continuing their investigation into the accident
UPDATE: Yeniduzen reported on Thursday, that the driver of the vehicle which crashed into paving, killing him, had suffered a heart attack prior to the accident, according to an autopsy report. The report said that 62-year-old Ali Barışer died after suffering broken ribs, and internal injuries.