Man (70s) dies in farm accident


The farmer was found unconscious in a shed

Man (70s) dies in farm accident

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The farmer was found unconscious in a shed

A man in his 70s died in a farm accident in Leap, Co. Cork yesterday afternoon (Monday, September 30th).

The farmer was found unconscious in a shed at approximately 1:30 pm. It is understood that he was tending to livestock prior to this.

Gardaí and the emergency services were called to the scene; the man was pronounced dead a short while later.

His body was removed to University Hospital Cork where a post-mortem examination will be conducted.

Investigations are underway.

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