Suspected bull attack claims farmer’s life


A farmer has been killed and another man injured in what is suspected to have been an attack by a bull.

The dead man, aged in his 60s, suffered fatal injuries on a farm in the townland of Toulett, which lies between Burt and Newtowncunningham in Co Donegal.

The Garda Siochana said they had been alerted to the incident at 2.30pm yesterday.

The second man who was injured in the attack was taken to Letterkenny General Hospital.

Officers and veterinary staff were reportedly on the scene for several hours after the incident.