Gardai and the Health & Safety Authority are investigating after a man was fatally injured in an industrial accident in Roscommon.
The man in his 60's was injured after he became trapped under steel at a site in Ballaghadereen this morning.
The accident happened just after 10am at Thompson Butler Steel.
He was airlifted to Galway University Hospital where he later died.
The accident occurred at a steelworks plant on the Charlestown Road outside Ballaghadereen.
The scene of the accident has been preserved, and the Health & Safety Authority have been notified.