Young boy dies in Offaly farm accident

Tuesday 05 August 2014 10.41
The boy's body was removed to the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore
The boy's body was removed to the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore

A five-year-old boy has died in an accident on a farm in Co Offaly.

The accident happened in the townland of Kincora, near Ferbane at about 3pm.

His body was removed to the Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore.

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority are investigating the circumstances of the accident.