Santorini
A Briton died in a jet ski crash collision in Santorini, GreeceWikimedia Commons

A newly wed man has been killed in a jet ski crash just two days into his honeymoon on the Greek island of Santorini, police have said.

The 39-year-old Briton, who has not been named, was involved in a collision with another jet-skier on Wednesday.

The man died on Thursday after suffering from internal bleeding, according to the Greek authorities.

A 29-year-old man, believed to have been part of the wedding party days before, has been arrested on suspicion of negligent homicide.

He is due to appear in court on the island of Naxos on Friday along with the owner of the water-sports centre.

Antonis Danikas, from the Santorini Tourist Police, said: "It's a tragedy, a Greek tragedy if you will, that such a big party of them had come out for the wedding just a couple of days ago."

A spokesman from the Foreign Office said: "We are aware of the death of a British national in Greece on September 17. We are providing consular assistance to his family at this sad time.

"We are aware of the arrest of a British national in Greece and are providing consular assistance."

The collision happened at around 6pm when it is thought the victim was rammed into by another British jet skier, who has also not been named.