Monday 22 January 2018

Pensioner (75) killed in plunge from roof while repairing house

Gardai are investigating
Gardai are investigating

A PENSIONER has died after plunging from the roof of a house while carrying out repairs.

The 75-year-old fell from the roof of the building in Buncrana, Co Donegal, around 6pm today.

He died at the scene.

His body was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital where a post mortem is expected to be carried tomorrow.

Gardai are carrying out an investigation into the incident on behalf of the county coroner’s office.

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