The man was transferred to the Son Espases hospital. | A. Sepúlveda

A 60 year old man was in a serious condition this morning after being caught by a propeller from a yacht near the Puerto Portals yacht club.

The incident happened at 4p.m. on Thursday.

The man was rushed to Son Espases hospital in a serious condition, with a significant wound in the groin area.

Police have launched a full investigation.