Tuesday 21 May 2019

Investigation underway into death of man in industrial accident

Garda stock image (PA)
Garda stock image (PA)
Robin Schiller

Robin Schiller

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) is investigating the death of a man following an industrial accident in Co Wexford.

The male, aged in his mid 50s, was pronounced dead following the incident in the early hours of this morning at Larkin’s Cross.

His body has been removed to Wexford General Hospital where a post-mortem examination will be carried out.

Gardai said that scenes of crime officers are also carrying out an examination of the site.

Officers in Wexford are investigating and a file will be prepared for the local coroner.

The HSA said the incident was reported to them and that they are carrying out their own investigation.

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