Northern Ireland

Man killed in workplace accident in Dungannon

A man has died in an accident at a concrete firm in County Tyrone.

It happened at Barratt Concrete's premises at Eglish Road in Dungannon on Tuesday afternoon.

The Health and Safety Executive has begun an investigation into what happened.

It is believed the man was from the Pomeroy area. In a statement, the company described the deceased as a "true gentleman".

"Words cannot describe the sadness that has overcome this close-knit family business today," it added.