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.