The woman who died following a fatal farm accident in Headford, Co. Galway has been named locally.
Patricia Newell was tending cattle in a field in the Curracuggeen area on Monday afternoon(July, 16th) when she sustained fatal injuries.
The incident occurred between 6 am and 12.45pm on Monday.
The 54-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene; her body was removed to UHG for a post-mortem examination.
The HSA is conducting an investigation into the incident and is working under the assumption that the farmer was attacked, as cattle were present in the field.