Farmer dies near Killea

An elderly farmer has died in a farming accident near Killea.

An elderly farmer has died in a farming accident near Killea.

Benny Foster (71) is understood to have died while working with livestock on a farm near Killea on Sunday morning.

Local Sinn Féin councillor Mickey Cooper said Mr Foster’s death was “a terrible tragedy.”

“As Councillor for the Killea area I wish to extend my sympathy and condolences to his family and friends,” he said.