A south Armagh community has been plunged into grief following the tragic death of a well-known man in the Corrinshego area.
The man had been working at a property in Whitecross earlier on Friday when tragedy struck.
Police have confirmed the death of the man but have released no further details at this stage.
It is understood the Health and Safety Executive have been informed.
Sinn Féin Newry Mourne and Down Councillor Declan Murphy has expressed his condolences following the death of the highly-respected Corrinshego man.
“There is shock and sadness throughout our community following the death of this popular man in a tragic accident,” said Councillor Murphy.
“Our thoughts go to the grieving family and friends of the deceased at this sad and tragic time.”
There are no further details at this stage.