Man (28) dies in Cork farm accident after roof collapse

Gardaí have launched investigation following tragic accident

A 28-year-old man has been killed in a farm accident in Macroom in Co Cork.

It is understood the man was on a shed roof at around 3pm filming a video of silage cutting when the roof collapsed.

Emergency services attended the scene but the man was pronounced dead.

A postmortem will be carried out at Cork University Hospital tonight or tomorrow morning.

Gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority are both investigating.