Teenager dies after tractor fall
Published Saturday, 24 August 2013
A 14-year-old teenager has died in hospital after falling from a tractor during a collision in Co Cork in the Republic of Ireland.
Gardai are investigating after the death (© Pacemaker)
The boy, who was a passenger on the tractor when it crashed, received serious head injuries during the incident which happened at Knocknacullata, Killavullen, in Mallow at 5.45pm on Friday.
He was airlifted to Cork University Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
Gardaí say they are investigating the fatal traffic collision.
The road at the scene remains closed and diversions are in place.
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