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Man dies in workplace accident at garage

The Health and Safety Authority have launched an investigation

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The Health And Safety Authority has launched an investigation after a man was killed in a workplace accident at a garage in Donegal.
The man died at a garage in St Johnston this morning.

It is understood the man, who was in his late 70s and is from the local area, was a member of the public.

Emergency services were alerted just after 9am. Paramedics attended and a helicopter was requested but the man was declared dead at the scene.
Garda forensic investigators attended the scene today. 

A spokesman for the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) confirmed that an investigation has been launched.