A farmer has died after he was trampled to death by a bull on a farm in Co. Offaly.
The accident is understood to have occurred early on Wednesday morning, July 18th. Gardaí and Emergency services were called to the farm in Cadamstown, near Birr, with reports of a man seriously injured.
The farmer was aged in his 50’s and it has been reported that he was injured after becoming trapped and trampled by a bull. He was transported to Beaumont Hospital and it was confirmed that he died earlier this morning, as a result of the accident.
An investigation into the incident is currently underway.