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Tipperary vet dies in farm accident

The Health and Safety Authority has launched an investigation into the incident.

Gerard Long from Lawlesstown near Fethard was treating an injured horse near Moyglass when it’s understood he was kicked in the head.

The 61 year old was later pronounced dead at South Tipp General Hospital.

Tributes have been paid to the father of three describing him as a hugely popular vet and a great family man.