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Third Brit dies in Corfu in a MONTH as man, 63, drowns whereas swimming in sea on Greek vacation island

Third Brit dies in Corfu in a MONTH as man, 63, drowns while swimming in sea on Greek holiday island


A THIRD Brit has died in Corfu in only one month after a person drowned whereas swimming within the sea on the Greek vacation island.

The 63-year-old man’s physique was pulled from the water at Issos seashore in South Corfu yesterday, Corfu Press reported.

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A 63-year-old man’s physique was pulled from the water at Issos seashore in South Corfu (inventory picture)[/caption]

Three Brits have died not too long ago in Corfu

Leukimi port authorities have begun an investigation into the person’s dying.

Two different Brits have additionally not too long ago died on the Greek vacation spot.

Mum-of-four Claire Glatman was hit and killed by a speedboat at Avlaki seashore on August 31, whereas a 27-year-old British man drowned at Kerasia seashore only a day later.

Ms Glatman, from Bedale, North Yorkshire, was discovered unconscious and bleeding out with critical accidents to her legs and arms.

She was reportedly an everyday swimmer on the seashore and was well-known among the many expat group in Corfu.

It’s reported the boat handed over her at a excessive pace earlier than altering route and heading out into open sea.

Horrified witnesses on the seashore noticed what occurred, with authorities crediting them with serving to to “crack the puzzle”.

One other speedboat from an area rental firm reportedly hurried to assist Claire.

The coastguard then arrived on the scene and he or she was taken to the port Imerolia earlier than being taken by ambulance to Corfu Hospital – however it was too late.

A household lawyer was compelled to recognise her physique as her her husband was mentioned to be too shocked to take action. 

Someday after Ms Glatman was killed, a 27-year-old man drowned at Kerasia seashore.


He was seen struggling within the water whereas he was swimming a number of hundred ft from the shore.

His brother is alleged to have seen he was in hassle and dived in to avoid wasting him – pulling him unconscious out of the water, stories Enimerosi.

An area physician tried to resuscitate the person, however he’s believed to have been pronounced lifeless on the scene.

Claire Glatman, 60, was killed by a speedboat propeller while swimming in Corfu on holiday with her property-fund head husband Mark
Claire Glatman, 60, was killed by a speedboat propeller whereas swimming in Corfu on vacation together with her property-fund head husband Mark
Coast guard seized the boat believed to have hit Claire Glatman
The coastguard seized the boat believed to have hit Claire
The man drowned off Kerasia Beach in Corfu, Greece (stock image)
A 27-year-old British man drowned at Kerasia seashore (inventory picture)