A British man has reportedly died and 6 folks had been injured after a yacht crusing close to a resort in Sardinia crashed into rocks on Sunday.
The 63-year-old man reported to be the proprietor of the 21-metre yacht was unconscious however nonetheless alive when he was rescued by the Italian coastguard of Olbia and Porto Cervo. Nonetheless, first responders mentioned he died instantly after.
In keeping with preliminary experiences, the yacht crashed into rocks after it abruptly swerved in an try to keep away from a collision with one other vessel.
Police and coastguards had been each investigating the incident, which occurred round 8.40pm on Sunday close to the Li Nibani island, near Porto Cervo.
Seven folks had been onboard. Among the many injured, two are in a critical situation. Their nationalities haven’t been disclosed but.
The Italian coastguard mentioned the vessel partly sank after the incident.
A couple of week in the past, an Italian man was killed and 4 had been injured in Tuscany after a motorboat and a sailboat collided. A girl continues to be lacking.