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Video: Heartbreaking scenes as hundreds attend funeral for slurry tragedy farmer Alistair Sloss


There were heartbreaking scenes on Monday at the funeral of Co Tyrone farmer Alistair Sloss, who died in an accident on his farm.

Mr Sloss (52), a father-of-five, is thought to have died in a slurry-related accident at his farm at Ruskey Road, Coagh, at teatime last Friday.

Several hundred people attended his funeral service at Saltersland Presbyterian Church, The Loup, Co Tyrone.

Mourners were led by his widow Roberta and children Jonathan, Rebekah, Sarah, David and Naomi.

Mr Sloss's remains were interned in the adjoining church graveyard.

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