Man dies in farm accident

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An elderly farmer has died in a farming accident on the outskirts of Derry.

Benny Foster (71) is understood to have died while working with livestock on a farm near Killea on Sunday morning.

Sinn Fein councillor Mickey Cooper said Mr Foster’s death was “a terrible tragedy.”

“As Councillor for the Killea area I wish to extend my sympathy and condolences to his family and friends,” he said.