A sixteen-year-old teenager has died, one week after he fell from a tractor in Sylane, near Tuam, County Galway.
The teenager was injured last Wednesday and taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin for treatment.
He passed away this morning and Gardaí said a post-mortem would take place “in due course”.
The teenager is the 129th person to die on Ireland’s roads this year.
Anyone who witnessed his fall is being encouraged to contact Tuam Garda Station.
Main image: A tractor.