Man dies in tragic workplace accident in Co. Roscommon

A man in his 70s has died tragically following a workplace accident in Tibohine, Co Roscommon this morning.

Emergency services attended the incident between Frenchpark and Ballaghaderreen at around a 10.15 am.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body has been removed to Roscommon University Hospital where a post-mortem will take place.

The Health and Safety Authority will conduct an investigation into the incident.

More to follow….