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Woman Pronounced Dead Following Accident At Laois Farm

It took place just after 5pm yesterday.

A woman in her 60s has died following a workplace accident at a farm in Laois. 

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene between Portlaoise and Mountrath, just after 5pm yesterday evening.

The woman suffered significant injuries after being struck by a vehicle and was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene. 

The Health and Safety Authority have been notified and the farm has been preserved for investigation.

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