Gardaí said the tragic incident occurred at approximately 7:20pm yesterday evening
A man in his early 50s has died in a farming accident in Kilrush, County Clare.
Gardaí said the man died after falling into a slurry pit near Labasheeda in Kilrush at approximately 7:20pm yesterday evening.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and his body was removed to Limerick Regional Hospital.
Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority are investigating the incident.