Brit, 24, drowns in Corfu just one day after after mum killed by speedboat propeller two miles away

A BRIT man has drowned while swimming off Corfu as his brother tried to save him.

The tragedy came just one day after mum-of-four Claire Glatman was killed by a speedboat on the holiday island in Greece.

The holidaymaker, 24, was reportedly on island with his brother and his brother's girlfriend when the incident occurred at 5.30pm on Tuesday.

He got into difficultly while swimming off Kerasia Beach.

His brother reportedly saw he was in trouble and dived in to save him – pulling him unconscious out of the water, reports Enimerosi.

A local doctor tried to resuscitate the man but he was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene.

His body was taken by ambulance to Corfu Hospital.

It comes after Ms Glatman was killed while swimming three miles away on Avlaki Beach.

 

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