Man dies after being injured by animal on Longford farm

Man dies after being injured by animal on Longford farm

A man in his 60s has died after being injured by an animal on a farm in Longford.

It happened at around 4.30pm yesterday afternoon at Rathmore, Aughnacliffe.

The Health Safety Authority has been notified and are investigating.

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