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A 27-year-old was killed in Finglas earlier today.

A 27-year-old was killed in Finglas earlier today.

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A 27-year-old was killed in Finglas earlier today.

A woman has tragically died after a workplace accident in Dublin.

Gardai have confirmed that a 27-year-old was killed in Finglas earlier today, after the forklift she was operating “tipped over”.

The incident occurred in a premises in the Ward Industrial Park, along the North Road, around 9.30am this morning.

“Apparently the forklift tipped over and she was trapped in it in some way,” the garda spokesperson said.

More to follow.

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