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Boy trapped under tractor dies

A 12-year-old boy has died after being trapped under a tractor at a farm in Donegal.

The incident occurred at around 12.30pm in Kerrykeel.

A Garda spokesman confirmed the child was alive when he was pulled from under the vehicle.

"The boy was freed then removed to Letterkenny Hospital where he died a short while later," said the spokesman.

The area has been sealed off and the Health and Safety Authority is investigating the incident.

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