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Man dead after farm accident in Co Tyrone

A man has died after an accident on a Dungannon farm. Credit: Presseye

A man has died after an accident on a farm in the Dungannon area of Co Tyrone.

The Health and Safety Executive NI has confirmed that they are investigating the incident.

It’s believed the accident happened on Sunday afternoon.

The HSENI said their “thoughts are with the man's family at this most difficult time.”

Sinn Féin MLA Linda Dillon said: “This death on a farm in the Dungannon area will have shocked the local area and the wider farming community.

"Any death on a farm is one too many.

"I send my sympathies to the family and friends of this man at this difficult time."