Tributes paid after top cattle breeder dies in farm accident
Tributes have been paid today to the woman who was killed in a farm accident in Co. Armagh yesterday.
Top cattle breeder Thelma Gorman (67) was killed when she was moving livestock on a farm at Drumhirk.
Crews from both the Ambulance Service and Northern Ireland Air Ambulance were called to the scene at the farm, but Mrs Gorman's life could not be saved.
The PSNI and Northern Ireland Health and Safety Executive are investigating the incident.
Mrs Gorman's family have been farmers in the Armagh area for generations.
She had been involved in the breeding of pedigree Simmental cattle for many years.
She was also a director of the Armagh County Agricultural Show.
In 2016 Mrs Gorman was honoured as an 'Unsung Hero' of Northern Ireland's tightly-knit farming world.