Young boy injured in farm accident in midlands
A young boy was seriously injured in an accident on a farm in Co Laois yesterday.
It’s understood the 6-year-old boy was injured in an accident involving a vehicle on Thursday at 4.30pm.
The matter is being investigated by Gardaí in Abbeyleix. Gardai said that they are “investigating a farm accident that occurred at approx 4.30pm on Thursday. They said a 6-year-old boy was seriously injured on a farm in Rathdowney and removed to hospital.
The boy is said to be in a stable condition at Tallaght Hospital and the Garda investigation is ongoing.
The Health and Safety Authority(HSA) said they have not yet been notified about the incident.