At first, the 56 year old man was transferred in critical condition in the General Hospital of Rethymno.
Unfortunately, despite doctors efforts, he died.
The accident occured close to KTEO of Rethymnon, when two cars collided.
Firemen from the local Fire Service of Rethymnon took both drivers out of the cars and an ambulance transferred them to the hospital.
The second driver, aged 48, is hospitalized, with no danger for his life.
A preliminary investigation is conducted by the Police for the causes of the car accident.