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Gardaí and Health and Safety Authority (HSA) investigate death of 19-year-old man on Co Offaly farm

NewsBy Neil Fetherston
Gardaí and Health and Safety Authority (HSA) investigate death of 19-year-old  man on Co Offaly farm

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) are investigating the death of a 19-year-old man following a farming accident in Co Offaly.

The incident happened at a farm in Derryarkin, near Rhode, at approximately 4.35 pm yesterday afternoon.

It’s understood the accident involved a farming trailer.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene before being taken to Midland Regional Hospital in Tullamore.