Fenagh man killed in farm accident

There is much shock in the Fenagh area today after a local man died last night as a result of a farm accident in the area.

There is much shock in the Fenagh area today after a local man died last night as a result of a farm accident in the area.

Vincent Leyden, Fenaghbeg, Foxfield was killed around 8pm last night (Wednesday, September 26) in an accident involving a tractor and farm equipment at Muckross, Fenagh.

An ambulance, two fire brigades and gardai attended the scene in Fenagh Wednesday night.

The 54 year old’s body was sent to Sligo Hospital for a post mortem. The deceased is a brother of Ballinamore PPS Principal Padraig Leyden and the late Sean Leyden former County Leitrim football star.

No funeral arrangements are available yet.