Thursday, October 28, 2021

A man died following a workplace accident earlier today.

The incident occurred at approximately 6.45am at a facility on the Kildare /Dublin border at Rathcoole.

KFM Radio report that gardaí and emergency services, attended the scene of the incident in which a man in his 30s was fatally injured.

Gardai say “The man received treatment at the scene but later passed away. The body of the man has since be removed to the local Mortuary in Whitehall to allow for a post-mortem to take place. ”

The scene is currently preserved and the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) will conduct their own investigation at the scene.

Investigations are ongoing.

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