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Tragedy as man in his 40s dies after workplace accident

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Gardai have preserved the scene of the incident
Gardai have preserved the scene of the incident

A 45-year-old man has died today after an accident at a concrete facility in County Wexford.

The industrial incident is understood to have occurred soon after 3pm this afternoon, at the Casey concrete plant near Gorey, Wexford.

It is understood that the man was operating a digger when then accident took place.

The man's body was taken to Waterford Regional Hospital in Ardkeen, where a post-mortem will take place.

The scene has been preserved by gardai, while the Health and Safety Authority were notified.