Teen dies in workplace incident in Cavan

A 17-year-old boy has died in a workplace incident in Cavan.


It occurred at a premises in the county shortly after 4.30pm yesterday.


The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene.


His body has been removed to the mortuary in Cavan General Hospital and a post-mortem examination will be carried out.


The Health and Safety Authority has said it is aware of the incident and has launched an investigation.