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Farmer fatally injured in accident on land near Carrigaline

June 26th, 2020 12:33 PM

By Southern Star Team

The accident happened last night on land near Carrigaline.

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A MAN in his 60s was fatally injured in a farm accident near Carrigaline last night, gardaí have confirmed.

At approximately 9.30pm on Thursday (June 25th), gardaí say they attended the scene of a fatal industrial accident at a farm outside Carrigaline.

 

‘A man in his 60s was pronounced dead at the scene. He has since been removed to Cork University Hospital where a post-mortem will take place at a later date,’ a statement added.

 

The Health and Safety Authority and the local coroner have been notified. Enquiries are ongoing.

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