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Woman killed on farm by cow

an investigation is underway after a woman was killed by a cow, the sixth farm-related death recorded so far this year.

The woman, named locally as Teresa McNally, died in hospital last Wednesday after she was seriously injured when attacked by a cow on a farm in Clontibret, Co Monaghan.

The incident took place last Tuesday morning, May 19.

The Health and Safety Authority confirmed that they were investigating.