A farmer died yesterday, after falling whilst working on a roof.
The incident happened in the Kilmacanogue area of Co. Wicklow. The accident occurred yesterday afternoon and it is believed the man fell from a ladder whilst repairing a roof. He was aged in his 70’s.
The incident is currently under investigation by both Gardaí and the HSA.
This is the second roof related death to occur on a farm in the past 24hours. We urge you to take caution whilst working from heights.