Young man killed in farm accident

A 20-year-old man has died in a farming accident in County Tipperary this afternoon.

The young man was operating a tractor when the accident occurred.

It is understood that he had dismounted from the vehicle when it moved forward pinning him to a wall.

He was rushed to Nenagh General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Gardai and the Health and Safety Authority are investigating the incident.


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