Health and Safety Authority investigates Cork death

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Michael O'Riordan was working for sub-contractor KN Network Services (Pic: The Irish Mail on Sunday)
Michael O'Riordan was working for sub-contractor KN Network Services (Pic: The Irish Mail on Sunday)
The incident happened at Adrigole on the Castletownbere to Glengarriff road
The incident happened at Adrigole on the Castletownbere to Glengarriff road

Health and Safety Authority inspectors are carrying out an investigation at the scene of a fatal work-related incident in west Cork.

Michael O'Riordan, of Riverdale, Skibbereen, was killed while repairing Eircom lines yesterday afternoon.

The 65-year-old was married with three children.

The incident happened at Adrigole on the Castletownbere to Glengarriff road.

Mr O'Riordan's employer, KN Network Services, has extended its sympathies to his family.