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Tragic Investigation launched after young man dies following North Dublin workplace accident

'A man, aged 23 years, was fatally injured during the incident; he was pronounced dead at the scene'

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An investigation has been launched into the death of a young man in workplace accident in North Dublin. 

Gardaí and emergency services rushed to the scene on the Cappagh Road in Finglas shortly after 9am yesterday morning.

The 23-year-old who was fatally injured in the incident was pronounced dead at the scene.

Gardaí say the Health and Safety Authority has been notified and investigations are ongoing.

In a statement, they said: "Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a workplace accident at a business premises on Cappagh Road, Finglas, Dublin 11, on the morning of Wednesday 18th August, 2021.

"A man, aged 23 years, was fatally injured during the incident; he was pronounced dead at the scene.

"The Health and Safety Authority (HAS) have been notified. Investigations ongoing."

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