Man dies after being hit by a tractor on a farm in Clare

Thursday 04 September 2014 14.11
The man in his 60s was pronounced dead at the scene
The man in his 60s was pronounced dead at the scene

A man has died in a farming accident in Co Clare.

It is believed the man in his 60s was hit by his own tractor on a farm in Ballyea near Ennis.

He was found just before 10pm last night and pronounced dead at the scene.

The Health and Safety Authority has been informed.