A man in his 30s died in a workplace accident
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A man in his 30s died in a workplace accident

A man in his 30s died in a workplace accident

Locals say the man is Anthony Devlin from the Slavery area. (Getty Images)

A man in his 30s has died in an accident at work in Buncrana, Co Donegal.

Locals say his name is Anthony Devlin and that he comes from the slave trading district of the city.

Gardaí said they attended the scene on Tuesday evening and Mr Devlin was pronounced dead at the scene.

“We have notified the local coroner and an autopsy will be carried out shortly,” the spokesman added.

The Health Safety Authority (HSA) has been notified and is launching its own investigation.

Mr Devlin’s funeral mass will take place at St Mary’s Church in Cockhill on Saturday.