Boy, 3, dies following farmyard accident

Gardai have launched an investigation into the tragic incident
Gardai have launched an investigation into the tragic incident

A toddler has died following a farm incident in Co Wexford.

Gardai have launched an investigation into the farmyard accident which happened at Carrigabruise, Carleys Bridge in Enniscorthy at around 4.30pm on Wednesday.

A three-year-old boy received serious injuries when he was hit by what is described as a low loader.

He was rushed to Wexford General Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Gardai say their investigations are continuing.