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NHS worker drowns trying to save grandsons swept out to sea

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Jonathan Smith died heroically saving his two grandchildren from drowning off the Greek holiday island of Crete
A Scottish grandad died a hero while saving his grandchildren from being swept out to sea.
Jonathan Smith was on holiday in Crete with his family when tragedy struck.
The 61-year-old NHS worker selflessly jumped into the water when he realised his two grandsons were drifting away from the shore.
He managed to save both of them by pushing them towards the rocks in rough waters but was overcome by powerful waves himself.
Heartbroken son David told The Sun : ‘I loved my dad very...
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