Man killed in farm accident removing hedge trimmer from tractor
A 43-year-old man has died after a farm accident in Farranfore, Co Kerry.
It happened shortly after 4pm on Saturday as the man was removing a hedge trimmer from a tractor.
He was treated at the scene by the emergency services but was pronounced dead a short time later.
His body has been taken to the morgue at University Hospital Kerry in Tralee where a post-mortem examination will be carried out.
Gardai said officers examined the scene and the death is being investigated in accordance with the Coroners Act.