Tuesday 24 October 2017

Man (50s) dies in hospital after injuries sustained in workplace accident

Cork University Hospital
Cork University Hospital
Emma Jane Hade

Emma Jane Hade

A man in his 50s has died in hospital from injuries sustained in a workplace accident.

It is understood that the deceased was from just outside Cork city and was working as a contractor in the Bus Eireann garage at Capwell when the accident occurred on Monday.

He was brought to Cork University Hospital and was described as being in a critical condition at first.  However, gardai last night confirmed that he had died in hospital yesterday.

It is understood that an investigation is taking place.

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