Man (19) killed in farming accident
Published 04/10/2015 | 09:28
A young man has died in an accident at a farm in Co Offaly.
The 19-year-old man was killed while working with a tractor and trailer on land near Derryarkin, Rhode yesterday.
The accident occurred around 4.30pm yesterday.
The man's body has been taken to Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore where a postmortem will be carried out.
Inspectors from the Health and Safety Authority visited the scene yesterday to investigate the circumstances of the incident. Gardai are also carrying out an investigation.