The tragedy happened on Thursday afternoon on the Su Giudeu beach on the Southern part of the Italian island.
According to blikk.hu and local Italian newspapers, the 56-year-old Hungarian citizen walked into the sea, where he lost his consciousness. Lifeguards immediately tried to help him and pulled his body out of the water. They have struggled to bring him back to life for 45 minutes. However, by the time the doctors had arrived, they were not able to help him.