Clare man killed in workplace accident in Galway

Clare man killed in workplace accident in Galway



The man has been named as Brian Callinan from Inagh.

The late Mr Callinan’s funeral arrangements have been confirmed. Click here for details.

The funeral Mass will be live streamed on the Inagh Kilnamona parish webcam.

A Clare man in his 30s has died in a workplace accident in Galway.

The incident occurred this morning on the Monivea Road in the city. The man, believed to be a carpenter in his 30s, was fatally injured while working on construction site.

It’s understood he died after suffering a fall. His body was  removed to University Hospital Galway for a post mortem examination.

Gardaí and National Ambulance Service paramedics attended the incident while the Health and Safety Authority has been notified of the tragedy.

The man is understood to have been married with two young children and was from Clare.