COOKIES ON Offaly Independent

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. We also use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on the Offaly Independent website. However, if you would like to, you can change your cookie settings at any time by amending your browser settings.


Man hospitalised after industrial fridge accident in Birr

Story by Laura Ryder

Thursday, 3rd July, 2014 7:16pm

Man hospitalised after industrial fridge accident in Birr

A 52-year-old man is being treated in Tullamore hospital after an industrial fridge fell on him in Birr this afternoon (Thursday).

The accident happened at a premises on the Wilmer Road in Birr earlier today.

According to gardaí the fridge was being moved at the time, and the man sustained injuries to his chest as a result of being pinned under the industrial-sized unit.




Post a Comment

blog comments powered by Disqus