COMMUNITY IN SHOCK AFTER MAN DIES IN FISH FACTORY ACCIDENT

first_imgTHE community in Killybegs is in a state of shock and disbelief this evening following the death today of a fish factory worker.The employee died after being trapped in machinery at the Sean Ward Fish Exports company in the Donegal town.An ambulance was summonsed to the scene shortly after 3.20pm. A 21-year-old Donegal man, from 6kms away, was later pronounced dead.Gardai were also there and have informed the Health and Safety Authority as a matter of routine.TD Thomas Pringle, who lives in the fishing village, said the community is coming to terms with the news.“It is an awful shock and of course my sympathies go to the family of this man,” he said. The Ward factory is a well-respected and well-known local employer. COMMUNITY IN SHOCK AFTER MAN DIES IN FISH FACTORY ACCIDENT was last modified: January 11th, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:accidentdonegalfish exportsGardaiKillybegssean wardlast_img read more