Gardaí are investigating a death on a farm in Portumna, Co. Galway.
A woman in her 70's died after being struck by an agricultural vehicle, yesterday afternoon.
The elderly woman was struck by a farm vehicle shortly after 4pm on a farm near Boula, on the outskirts of Portumna town.
Gardaí and emergency services were called to the scene and she was pronounced dead a short time later.
The woman's body remained at the farm overnight - and the area where the incident occurred, was sealed off pending the arrival of a team from the Garda Technical Bureau.
The State Pathologist and the local coroner have been informed.