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Thursday 29 June 2017

Man dies in farming accident in Kerry

Kerry General Hospital Tralee
Kerry General Hospital Tralee
Majella O'Sullivan

Majella O'Sullivan

A MAN in his 50s has been killed in a farm accident in Co Kerry.

The man, who was single, died in an accident involving his tractor near his home at Kielduff outside Tralee.

The accident occurred at around 11am this morning.

Gardai and the emergency services attended the scene and the remains of the man were taken to Kerry General Hospital for a post-mortem examinations.

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) is investigating the incident.

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