Man in his 50s killed in Claremorris farm incident

Deceased fatally injured when he became caught under a baling machine.

Sligo News File.

A man has died in a farm accident at Claremorris.

The tragedy occurred at Clogher this morning.

The victim, who was in his early 50s, was part of a group making silage on the farm.

He was fatally injured when he became caught under a baling machine.

He was pronounced dead at Mayo University Hospital.

Gardai and the Health and Safety Authority are investigating the circumstances of the incident