A farmer has died following an accident in Co Tipperary yesterday. The incident happened shortly after 4pm at Ballybrenogue, Cullen, just outside Tipperary town.
The man was in his early 70s and was working under a vehicle when it fell on him.
He was pronounced dead at University Hospital Waterford.
His death is the third in the space of 2 weeks.
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