Jean-Claude Robert was on vacation in Mauritius. And while the 53 year old tourist was kite-boarding at Belle Mare on Wednesday 17 August, he was seriously injured. He succumbed to his injuries a few hours later.
The body of the man who was staying at Le Palmeraie in Palmar was taken to the morgue of the Victoria Hospital in Candos. An autopsy will be performed later in the evening.
The police in the region has opened an investigation to shed light on the exact circumstances of the tragedy.