Tragic news continues to emanate from the agriculture sector as a teenager in Co Meath became the fifth farm-related tragedy this month.
The 18-year-old male died following an accident in a farmyard at Kellystown near Slane, Co Meath.
The incident occurred shortly before 4pm on Saturday.
According to Gardaí, it’s understood the youth was carrying out works to a vehicle when he sustained serious injuries.
He was treated at the scene by emergency services personnel but died a short time later.
His body has since been removed to the mortuary at Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan.