Thursday 19 October 2017

Farmer dies in workplace accident

A man has died at a farm in Castledermot, Co Kildare.

It is believed that the man fell on a rake and fatally injured himself while working on the farm.

Gardai and emergency services responded to the scene at approximately 12.30am early this morning.

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) have been notified and are attending the farm today for further investigation.

More to follow.

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