A man in his 60s was fatally injured on a farm in county Galway yesterday.
It is understood that the man was attacked by a cow on a farm near Moylough, and died as a result of his injuries.
The incident occurred just before 3pm yesterday afternoon.
The deceased has been named locally as Martin Gilmore who was in his late 60’s.
His body was taken to Galway University Hospital for post-mortem examination.
The Health & Safety Authority are investigating the circumstances of the tragic accident.