Polish man crushed to death in Galway accident

A Polish man has died after he was crushed in a work-related accident at a waste plant in Galway.

Szymon Szwed died in hospital after he was crushed by a vehicle at the Barna Waste facility just outside Galway City on Saturday.

A full investigation into the 26-year-old's death is now being carried out by the Health and Safety Authority.

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