Investigations launched into death of eight-year-old boy in farming accident

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Investigations have been launched into the death of an eight-year-old boy in a farming accident this morning.

The boy was pronounced dead at University College Hospital Galway after the incident in Kilcolgan, Co Galway shortly after 11am,

The Health and Safety Authority is investigating the cause of the accident.