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Man (60s) dies in farming accident in Cork

The accident occurred last night and involved a tractor.

Image: Niall Carson

A MAN IN his 60s has died after an accident on a farm in Co Cork last night.

Gardaí attended the scene of an accident in Carrigaline at approximately 9.30pm last night. 

The accident involved a tractor. The man was pronounced dead at the scene and has since been removed to Cork University Hospital.

A post-mortem is due to take place at a later date.  

The Health and Safety Authority and the local coroner have been notified. Enquiries are ongoing into the accident.

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