Another death by drowning in a beach of Crete.

A 73 year old tourists drowned in the sea area of Katharades, at Ierapetra, on Friday.

His body was transferred to the Health Center of Ierapetra and then to the General Hospital of Heraklion, for an autopsy.

A preliminary investigation, for the causes of his death, is conducted by the Hellenic Coast Guard Dept. of Ierapetra.