Man dies in County Kerry tractor accident

Gardai are investigating. FILE PHOTO
Gardai are investigating. FILE PHOTO

A man has died after falling from a tractor in County Kerry.

The man was a passenger on an agricultural tractor when he was fatally injured at approximately 7pm last night.

Gardaí are investigating the incident, which occurred at Gortatlea, Mastergeehy, in Killarney

The 57-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The body of the deceased has been removed to Kerry General Hospital where a post mortem examination will be carried out.